Thu., May 2, 2013 6:44am
Georgia celebrates science, technology, engineering and math education with the first-ever governor-declared “STEM Day” Friday. A tech-industry leader says Georgia is showing lots of potential in those areas.
Fri., August 17, 2012 7:56am
Georgia Southern University has established a new institute for interdisciplinary science, technology, engineering and math education. The institute plans to create a wide variety of partnerships across academia, business, education and research centers in southeast Georgia.
Fri., July 27, 2012 12:30pm
Schools across Georgia will begin teaching new academic standards designed to ensure students are ready for college and careers after high school graduation. Georgia adopted the "Common Core" standards in July 2010. State officials earmarked $900,000 in grant money for training.
Thu., May 24, 2012 9:00am
The Goizueta Foundation is providing a $5 million grant for Georgia Tech to encourage Hispanic K-12 students to get involved in science, technology, engineering and math fields.
Thu., May 3, 2012 10:30am
Up to a dozen science teachers will get to build and pilot underwater robots under a grant program intended to improve teacher quality.
Tue., November 1, 2011 2:42pm
A national test says Georgia’s fourth graders are doing better at math than ever before. But eighth grade math score remain flat, and fourth and eighth grade reading scores improved only slightly since 2009.
Wed., April 27, 2011 1:10pm
Students who failed the math portion of this year’s high school graduation test can get extra help this summer through a free program to be offered by the state.
Fri., January 21, 2011 9:54am
Superintendent John Barge proposed a plan that could mean the end of an integrated math curriculum for high school students in Georgia
Wed., May 12, 2010 3:46pm
Results from this year’s high school graduation tests are in and state scho
Thu., December 10, 2009 1:36pm
A group of Georgia educators accused in a test cheating scandal are banned