math http://kbia.org en DESE Moving To Fully Implement "Common Core State Standards" http://kbia.org/post/dese-moving-fully-implement-common-core-state-standards The <a href="http://dese.mo.gov/">Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)</a> is moving forward with fully implementing new standards in Missouri’s K-12 schools for teaching math, English and language arts.<p>Spokeswoman Sarah Potter says the new standards are based on those crafted by the<a href="http://www.corestandards.org/"> Common Core State Standards</a> initiative.<p>“The standards say what students should know and be able to do by the end of each grade level to be on track for success in college and career,” Potter said.<p>More than 360 public schools in Missouri are ta Tue, 02 Apr 2013 18:03:15 +0000 Marshall Griffin 31372 at http://kbia.org DESE Moving To Fully Implement "Common Core State Standards" While students checked email, computers at CMSU were breaking mathematical records http://kbia.org/post/while-students-checked-email-computers-cmsu-were-breaking-mathematical-records <p>While students at Central Missouri University browsed the internet and checked their email, their computers were slowly working toward a world record. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 23:20:23 +0000 Scott Pham 28482 at http://kbia.org While students checked email, computers at CMSU were breaking mathematical records On human test subjects http://kbia.org/post/human-test-subjects <p>This week, we'll hear about human test subjects, and talk about gender differences in math performance.</p><p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 14:22:43 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 19965 at http://kbia.org On human test subjects New study looks at connection between childhood obesity and poor math performance http://kbia.org/post/new-study-looks-connection-between-childhood-obesity-and-poor-math-performance <p>Sara Gable is an MU Associate Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology. She and two colleagues recently published a study that links childhood obesity to poor math skills in school.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Jon Ingram 16955 at http://kbia.org New study looks at connection between childhood obesity and poor math performance On obesity and poor math performance http://kbia.org/post/obesity-and-poor-math-performance <p>On this week&#39;s show, we&rsquo;ll revisit a story about iPad technology at Benton elementary school, and hear about a study that links childhood obesity to poor math skills in school.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 16952 at http://kbia.org On obesity and poor math performance Improving science and math education http://kbia.org/post/improving-science-and-math-education <p><strong>Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/">&nbsp;Intersection website.</a></strong></p><p><a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/"> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 22:05:28 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 16089 at http://kbia.org Improving science and math education Bridging the gender gap in math http://kbia.org/post/bridging-gender-gap-math <p>This week on the show, we explore gender differences in math achievement and performance.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 23:17:03 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 7792 at http://kbia.org Bridging the gender gap in math