Topic: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Among the top-scoring places in the world that participated in a recent exam, math proficiency of 15-year-olds was well above 50 percent. One US state, Massachusetts, cleared that mark, barely.
08/17/2011 06:34 pm
It's an honored and very selective profession – and teachers are highly paid.
03/24/2009 01:00 am
But science scores are stagnant in an international study of fourth- and eighth-graders.
12/10/2008 12:00 am
To catch up with other nations in math, schools should teach fewer topics in more depth, it says.
03/13/2008 01:00 am