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- Science How the Webb Telescope Can Take Students Back a Long Time Ago, to Galaxies Far, Far AwayEducators can use the show-stopping images to teach about astronomy, the scientific method, and how a big project comes together.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Hear from student inventors and K-12 teachers about how invention education enhances learning, opens minds, and preps students for the future.Science What the Research Says Teaching Students to Understand the Uncertainties of Science Could Help Build Public TrustScientists want schools to do more to help students appreciate how uncertainty and variation builds scientific knowledge.Science How to Close the STEM Achievement Gap for Indigenous Students: Feature Local CultureStudy examines factors that will positively impact Indigenous students' STEM proficiency.Science K-12 Essentials Forum How To Teach STEM Problem Solving Skills to All K-12 StudentsJoin experts for a look at how experts are integrating the teaching of problem solving and entrepreneurial thinking into STEM instruction.Science 4 Teaching Ideas Students Will Benefit From Now and as AdultsProblem solving and entrepreneurial thinking are being integrated into STEM instruction in very creative and relevant ways.Special Report Figure It Out: How to Teach Students to Be the Ultimate STEM Problem SolversSee how schools are integrating the teaching of problem solving and entrepreneurial thinking into STEM instruction in very creative ways.Science These 3 Latina Teachers Are Pushing the Boundaries of Computer Science ClassFrom California to Massachusetts to Puerto Rico, Latina educators are helping expand notions of what counts as "real" computer science.Science How to Make AP STEM Classes More Diverse and InclusiveA new report found that cultivating students' sense of belonging helps encourage underrepresented students to enroll in AP STEM courses.Science Quiz Quiz Yourself: How Much Do You Know About Laying the Foundation for STEM Education?Answer 7 questions to discover how to lay the foundation for STEM education.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Evolution is a fact of natural science. But how often do we think about the fact that science — or rather science education — is itself evolving?