$20,000 award from National Science Teachers Association will provide much-needed supplies to East Oakland middle school
Low-income and low-performing schools are facing the most obstacles in implementing the Next Generation Science Standards.
Report finds that even infants can learn abstract scientific concepts, and starting early can help them with science later on.
NASA, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and teacher training grants face more than $3 billion in cuts as Congress debates 2018 budget.
Hands-on science projects emphasized in California's new science standards are a hit with K-2 students, teachers say.
High-quality training in the new science standards needs to be a priority for districts in 2018, some leading educators say.
Auto shops still thrive at some high schools, despite a shift to more academic course offerings.
Torrance Unified has trained nearly all its teachers and introduced Next Generation Science Standards to all 24,000 students
Teachers say they're spending hundreds out of pocket to pay for science experiment supplies.
Most respondents in this Berkeley IGS/EdSource poll have not heard of the Next Generation Science Standards, although they endorse its goals when given an explanation
Free online brochure explains Next Generation Science Standards for parents.
Through a community partnership, science specialists at the Lawrence Hall of Science are bringing free, play-based science lessons to playgroups for low-income families across the Bay Area.
Nonprofit organizations like Save the Frogs are helping schools implement California's new science standards.
Next Generation Science Standards aim to reach minorities, English learners and others underrepresented in science fields.
Some schools are replacing asphalt play yards with trees, flowers, and vegetables.