Judge Karen Gievers ordered that some Florida third graders to be promoted where school districts did not allow “a teacher-compiled portfolio.”
The Frederick County Board of Education in Maryland last week passed a policy that recognizes a student’s right to refuse standardized assessments.
Dennis Ian: It’s so easy to see the junk piling up at the front door of every public school in America. But the back door should capture some concern, too.
Niki Hayes shares “Saxonisms” that illustrate the wit and wisdom of John Saxon, a well known math teacher and math textbook publisher.
Dennis Ian: Defeat by distraction. That’s the Common Core game plan.
Support for the Common Core State Standards has dropped 40 points since 2012 according to an annual poll conducted by Education Next.
ACT Foundation and the Institute for the Future give their vision of the future of education surrounding a tool called The Ledger which is downright scary.
The Florida Stop Common Core Coalition released their score cards of candidates in six contested primaries Florida Senate and House primaries on August 30th
The Center for American Progress “report” on the Common Core ELA Standards is just a Gates Foundation-funded piece of propaganda.
Tamyra Walker and Peggy McLeod opine at NBC News that Common Core can help close the diversity gap even though there is no evidence to back that claim up.