The U.S. Education Dept. has issued its latest analysis of reading and math test results for 12th graders for 2013. Comparing 2013 with the previous 2009 tests, overall average scores were identical in each subject. We've summarized trends for various groups and for the 13 available states.
New Hampshire’s Economic and Labor Market Information Bureau has issued an extensive analysis of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) jobs, concluding that although the overall supply of STEM graduates from state schools is sufficient to meet the demand, shortages are possible for specific occupations. The 58-page study draws upon numerous sources.