- Governor unveils 20 percent jump in funds to train teachers Updated: May-29-15 3:36 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico will see a 20 percent increase in funding aimed at providing more training for math and science teachers at schools in rural and impoverished areas, the governor announced Friday.
- John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success Updated: May-24-15 11:55 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success. That he achieved, winning a Nobel Prize in 1994, but not without a struggle with mental illness that would make him a household name even more so than his achievements in mathematics.
- John Nash, wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ Updated: May-24-15 1:35 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86.
- University begins project to help blind students with math Updated: May-24-15 9:31 am
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Until he was 13, Logan Prickett did everything a normal child did.
- Math tests for nearly 550,000 Florida students won't count Updated: May-19-15 7:23 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Florida Department of Education says that the math tests taken by nearly 550,000 students won't count this school year.
- Officials considering testing alternatives for math teachers Updated: May-19-15 2:03 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - South Dakota officials are thinking about making it easier for some educators to get the credentials they need to teach high school-level math.
- Math whiz with degenerative disease graduates with 3 degrees Updated: May-18-15 12:08 pm
BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania - A student born with a disease that causes muscle degeneration is graduating college with three degrees - at the age of 20.
- Indiana teen wins 2015 Raytheon math contest Updated: May-08-15 7:59 pm
BOSTON - An Indiana teenager and the Indiana team took home national champion honors at the 2015 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS competition in Boston.