'STEAM' education gains momentum in schools
For years, educators have been told about the importance of STEM education-for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics-in ensuring the nation's competitiveness in a global economy. But now, a new movement seeks to amend that acronym to "STEAM"-with an "A" for the arts.
Check out more of our selected reading news stories. Each weekday, we gather interesting news headlines about reading and early education. You can also sign up for our daily email service (or a weekly digest), to get the latest reading headlines sent directly to you.