Scientists say bees can do basic math

Does math give you trouble? Here's some encouragement: Despite their miniature brains, a new study says honeybees can learn basic arithmetic. If they can do it, so can you!

New standardized testing data shows disparities among US students

The National Assessment of Educational Progress, a test given to American students every two years, showed an increasing disparity in math and science scores between the top-performing and the lowest-performing students. Released on Tuesday, the 2017 NAEP averages for fourth-…

Common core education standards discussed

Joint hearing before Legislature's education committees

Critics of national education standards adopted three years ago in Wisconsin have packed an informational hearing to examine the issue.