Following complaints of sexism about girls’ T-shirt suggesting that math is not among the wearer’s “best subjects,” some organizations have been emphasizing that girls can excel in math and every other subject.
The Secaucus, N.J.-based Children’s Place retailer has stopped selling a T-shirt that has sparked complaints of sexism.
This week, students from third through eighth grade in New York have been taking the new Common Core standardized tests in both math and language arts.
Parents are upset and disgusted by a homework assignment that used scenarios about killing and whipping slaves to teach math.
The state Board of Regents has approved changes in the statewide curriculum and testing to enforce the requirements, which include the higher standard for math in kindergarten and first grade.
It’s three hours of math and language arts classes for students in Union Township, New Jersey, starting at the crack of 8 a.m.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A state education commission is set to release recommendations on how to close the achievement gap between low-income Connecticut students and their peers. The Connecticut Commission on Educational Achievement says that […]