The State Board of Education unanimously approved new math curriculum standards with little debate or fanfare on Friday.
Texas’ new set of proposed K-12 math curriculum standards are drawing fire from an influential business organization and others who say they aren’t rigorous enough.
Mayim Bialik of “Blossom” and “The Big Bang Theory” fame, is now the new spokesperson for a line of Texas Instruments calculators.
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Texas students exceeded their peers in math. Scores have been improving steadily over the past two decades. Reading is a different story.
SAT reading scores for the high school class of 2011 were the lowest on record, and combined reading and math scores fell to their lowest point since 1995.
The College Board, which administers the SAT Reasoning Test, reports that math scores were down one point while scores in both reading and writing were down two.
The Governor agrees with a national report that there is room for improvement when it comes to Texas math standards.