Taking implicit racial bias out of K-12 mathematics education

In this 2020 file photo, a students at Abernethy Elementary works on math exercises. Rob Manning Teachers’ unconscious racial bias in the classroom can significantly affect how different students are taught — and what they learn. Portland State University Math Education professor Eva Thanheiser has just won a $640,000 grant to preemptively reduce bias among … Read more

Kentucky Department of Education kicks of summer learning initiative promoting literacy and mathematics

Kentucky Department of Education kicks of summer learning initiative promoting literacy and mathematics

The Kentucky Department of Education has launched its Summer Boost: Reading and Mathematics Program, along with a series of Summer Support webpages, in partnership with The Children’s Reading Foundation, Scholastic and the Summer Food Service Program. The Kentucky Department of Education has launched its Summer Boost: Reading and Mathematics Program, along with a series of … Read more