Common Core Fight Comes to Mississippi Legislature

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The Mississippi House and Senate are considering bills that will address Common Core, but will the state end up with improved standards or just a rebrand?

Mississippi to Pull Out of PARCC

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New news out of Mississippi.  They will be the latest state to pull out of the fledgling Common Core-aligned assessment consortium PARCC. The Clarion Ledger reports: The education board voted earlier that morning to withdraw from the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers consortium amid anti-Common Core and anti-PARCC sentiments by […]