Get this. In 2014 the federal government administered a first-ever national test of technology and engineering literacy. The results were made public on Tuesday, with 45% of eighth-grade girls and 43% of eighth-grade boys showing proficiency. The Washington Post has the full story below.
Other articles you might be interested in include an exploration of grit from The Atlantic, as well as an Inside Higher Ed piece on creating future edtech leaders.
After working on this essay series for so long, we were thrilled to see an NPR Ed exploration of student stress, also linked below.