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January, 2003–April, 2005 Archive

May, 2005–Present Archive:

NSTA Legislative Update: The Latest on No Child Left Behind http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_11_05.htm
When It Comes to Math and Science, Mom and Dad Count http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_10_29.htm
No Child Left Behind and Science Education--Make Your Voice Heard http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_10_22.htm
NSTA is On The Road http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_10_15.htm
NSTA Legislative Update: NCLB Reauthorization http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_10_09.htm
NSTA Executive Director Reflects on the Impact of Sputnik on Science Education in the U.S. http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_10_01.htm
Students, Parents Content to "Outsource" Science and Math http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_09_24.htm
Early Registration Available for October Online Courses from AMNH http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_09_17.htm
Congressional Leaders Release Discussion Draft of No Child Left Behind http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_09_10.htm
National Science Foundation Back to School: Five Myths About Girls and Science http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_09_04.htm
National Science Board Seeks Comments on National Action Plan for 21st Century STEM Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_08_27.htm
Research Universities Resistant to Proven Science Instruction Methods http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_08_13.htm
NSTA Salutes Educator Astronaut Barbara Morgan–First Science Teacher to Go into Space http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_08_06.htm
NSTA Executive Director Takes Part in National Town Hall Meeting at 2007 Mickelson ExxonMobil Teachers Academy http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_07_30.htm
MIT Scientists Solve Mystery of Oil’s Beating Heart http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_07_23.htm
Apply Today to Become a NASA Explorer School http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_07_16.htm
NSTA Executive Director Gerry Wheeler Announces Plans to Retire in August 2008 http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_07_02.htm
NSTA Adopts New Position Statement: Principles of Professionalism for Science Educators http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_06_25.htm
Good-bye, Mr. Wizard http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_06_18.htm
Wisconsin Science Teacher Begins Term as 2007-2008 NSTA President http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_06_11.htm
Can Science Outwit Storms Like Katrina? http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_06_04.htm
NSTA and the Amgen Foundation Introduce the New Science Teacher Academy http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_05_28.htm
NSTA President Testifies on Capitol Hill http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_05_21.htm
New Figures Show High Dropout Rate http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_05_14.htm
Science Tests Come as Teaching Time Falls http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_05_07.htm
Senate and House Pass Major Science, Math/Innovation Bills http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_04_30.htm
Senate to Debate and Vote On Major Math and Science Education Bill This Week http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_04_23.htm
House Committee Passes Bill Based on Rising Above the Gathering Storm Recommendations http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_04_16.htm
Effects of Climate Change Tallied Up http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_04_09.htm
Highlights from NSTA's 55th National Conference on Science Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_04_02.htm
4th Annual Speak Up Survey Reveals Parents, Students, and Teachers Views of Educational Technology http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_03_26.htm
House Republicans Introduce Bill That Would Allow States to Opt Out of NCLB http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_03_19.htm
NSTA President Testifies on Capitol Hill http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_03_12.htm
Introducing Science Anchors http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_03_05.htm
NCES Releases Two NAEP High School Studies http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_02_26.htm
Prominent Panel Issues 75 Recommendations for Reauthorization of NCLB http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_02_19.htm
'Major Turnover' of College Presidents on the Way, Says New Report http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_02_12.htm
Florida Schools Motivating Students for Science Exams http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_02_05.htm
President Unveils Plans for Math and Science Education
http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_01_29.htm
Children’s Chances for Success Vary Dramatically by State, Report Reveals http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_01_22.htm
Department of Education Announces Cities for Best Practices Summer Workshops http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_01_16.htm
NSTA Members: Ballots Mailed This Week For the 2007 Election http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2007_01_08.htm
NGA Brings Together Leading Business and Academic Leaders and Governors to Discuss STEM Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_12_11.htm
A Snapshot of the State of U.S. Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_12_04.htm
School Chiefs Urge Cash Lure for Math and Science Teachers http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_11_27.htm
Most Students in Big Cities Lag Badly in Basic Science http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_11_20.htm
House Democrats to Pursue Education Agenda With New Majority http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_11_13.htm
Plotting Pluto's Comeback http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_11_06.htm
Scientists Say Video Games Can Reshape Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_10_30.htm
No Test Tubes? Questions Arise On Virtual High School Science http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_10_23.htm
ExxonMobil Expands Programs for Math and Science Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_10_16.htm
Americans Sweep Nobel Prizes in Science This Year; Science Educators React http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_10_09.htm
Senate Competitiveness Legislation Introduced http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_10_02.htm
National Research Council Issues Key Report on K-8 Science Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_09_25.htm
NCTM Publication Identifies Key Mathematical Topics in Grades PreK-8 http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_09_18.htm
Happy Hunting Predicted for Dinosaur Seekers http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_09_11.htm
Annual Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll of Public’s Attitudes Toward Public Schools Released http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_09_05.htm
Pluto Demoted as Planet http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_08_28.htm
Back to School With NSTA http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_08_21.htm
Governors to Discuss Science Education at Upcoming Meeting http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_07_31.htm
National Congress on Science Education 2006 Is a Success http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_07_24.htm
No Educators Left Behind? 'Teacher Trust' Would Boost Pay, Provide More Career Mentoring http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_07_17.htm
Science Education in the News: State Science Standards Provide Shield for Georgia Science Teacher http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_07_10.htm
Science Education in the News: Results of Education Testing Service Poll, and More Teach for America Candidates with Math/Science Degrees http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_06_26.htm
San Diego School Board Drops Grade 9 Physics Course http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_06_19.htm
House Science Committee Approves Science and Mathematics Education Bill
http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_06_12.htm
Meet Linda Froschauer, Your 2006-2007 NSTA President http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_06_05.htm
Fourth Graders Make Gains on NAEP Science Test; Eighth Graders' Scores Hold Steady, but Twelfth Graders' Scores Decline http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_05_30.htm
NSTA Legislative Update: House Science Committee Introduces the Science and Mathematics Education for Competitiveness Act http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_05_22.htm
Survey Reveals CEOs of America’s Top Science and Tech Companies Concerned About Global Competition, but Few Tap Women and Minority Talent Pools http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_05_15.htm
White House Announces 2005 PAEMST Winners http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_05_08.htm
"Leaving IBM To Teach" http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_05_01.htm
Science Education in the News: New York City Offers Housing Subsidies to Lure Science Teachers; San Diego Struggles with Overhaul of Science Program http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_04_24.htm
NCES Releases TIMSS Video Study of 8th Grade Science Classrooms http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_04_17.htm
New Study Identifies Factors that Contribute to Minority Successes in STEM Fields http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_04_10.htm
New York Times Examines the "Rough-and-Tumble Approach to Science" of the Exploratorium's Webcasts http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_04_03.htm
Science Education in the News: "Schools Cut Back Subjects to Push Reading and Math" Reports New York Times http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_03_27.htm
Giving Our Students the Math and Science Education They Deserve http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_03_20.htm
NSTA Legislative Alert: Call Your House Representative; Ask Him/Her to Sign the Ehlers Dear Colleague Letters Supporting STEM Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_03_13.htm
Thousands Expected for NSTA 54th National Conference in Anaheim, April 6-9 http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_03_06.htm
National Science Board Releases Science & Engineering Indicators and Issues Policy Statement on K-12 Science and Math Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_02_27.htm
Science Education in the News: National Survey Finds Most Parents Okay with Children's Science, Math Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_02_21.htm
TIME Cover Story Asks Is America Flunking Science? A Look at the American Competitiveness Initiative http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_02_13.htm
Science and Math Education Part of Major New Initiative Unveiled During the President’s SOTU Address http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_02_06.htm
Senate Bill Contains Major New Programs for K-12 Science and Math Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_01_30.htm
Science and Education News Roundup http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_01_23.htm
Education Department Seeks Nominations for 2006 "American Stars Of Teaching" http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_01_17.htm
Budget Reconciliation Bill Includes New Grant Program for STEM Students http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_01_09.htm
Dover, PA, Judge Says “No” to Intelligent Design in Science Classrooms http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2006_01_03.htm
Nationwide Standards Eyed Anew http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_12_19.htm
NSTA Legislative Update http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_12_12.htm
CEOs to Gather for December 6 Summit on National Competitiveness http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_12_05.htm
Education in the News http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_11_28.htm
Science Education News Roundup http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_11_21.htm
Science Education Compromised in Kansas with New Science Standards; Dover, PA, Voters Oust Pro-Intelligent Design School Board Members http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_11_14.htm
New Publication from Chief State School Officers Provides National and State-by-State Data on Science and Math Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_11_07.htm
NSTA Unveils NSTA Conferences on Science Education as New Name for Conventions; Anaheim National Conference Registration Open Now http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_10_31.htm
NAEP Results for Mathematics Show Modest Gains http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_10_24.htm
10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds in K-12 Science and Mathematics Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_10_17.htm
Headline Science: Earthquake in Pakistan, Avian Flu, and One Giant Squid http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_10_11.htm
Secretary Spellings Answers Questions on NCLB and Science and Math Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_10_03.htm
IBM Program to Create More Math and Science Educators http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_09_26.htm
IBM Program to Create More Math and Science Educators http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_09_26.htm
U.S. Leaders Fret Over Students’ Math and Science Weaknesses Reports Education Week http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_09_19.htm
Louisiana Science Education Leaders Reach Out as Hurricane Katrina Relief Efforts Continue http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_09_12.htm
Relief Efforts Grow for Victims of Hurricane Katrina http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_09_06.htm
Back to School With NSTA http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_08_29.htm
Education in the News http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_08_22.htm
Education Commission of the States Issues Report on Science and Math Education http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_08_15.htm
President Bush Ignites Firestorm With Comments About Intelligent Design http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_08_08.htm
15 Leading Business Groups Launch Action Plan To Improve Science and Math Education; Call for Doubling of STEM Graduates in 10 Years http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_08_01.htm
NSTA Legislative Update: House Committee Okays Science/Math Initiative as Part of Higher Education Act http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_07_25.htm
NRC Report Makes Recommendations on State Science Assessments http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_07_18.htm
Teacher Salaries Not Keeping Pace with Inflation http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_07_05.htm
University of California and California State University Launch Major K-12 Science and Math Teacher Initiative http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_06_27.htm
NSTA Legislative Update: House Funds Dept. of Education MSP at $190M http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_06_20.htm
NSTA and NABT File Science Educator Amicus Brief, Joining Numerous Organizations With “Friend of Court” Opposition to Evolution Warning Labels http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_06_13.htm
Parents of Under-represented Students in Science and Engineering Speak Out http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_06_06.htm
Massachusetts Students Need Deeper Science Education, Not Another MCAS Test http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_05_31.htm
How Can Universities Help Schoolteachers Improve in Math and Science? http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_05_23.htm
Kansas City Evolution Hearing Ends; State Board to Recommend Changes to Science Standards http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_05_16.htm
Teachers, Scientists Vow to Fight Challenge to Evolution http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_05_09.htm
Where Popular Science Is Called Women's Work http://science.nsta.org/nstaexpress/nstaexpress_2005_05_02.htm