High Achievement New York wants an anti-Common Core website they disagree with removed and are encouraging New York State Legislators to help.
The Michigan Legislature is on the verge of passing what is poised to be the strongest anti-Common Core bill to date, but progress seems to be stalled.
Wendell Steinhauer, president of the New Jersey Education Association, says PARCC is a flawed assessment and should never be a graduation requirement.
Sue Desmond-Hellmann, CEO of the Gates Foundation, said that the foundation underestimated the amount of resources needed to roll out Common Core.
Kentucky was an earlier adopter of the Common Core State Standards over five years ago. They have seen a widening black-white achievement gap since then.
It is really difficult to explain why PARCC is a bad assessment if teachers can’t talk about specific items in the assessment. Who does this help? Not kids.
The East Brunswick Public Schools Board of Education passed a resolution opposing PARCC as a graduation requirement for New Jersey students.
End Common Core Massachusetts is looking for volunteers to help collect 16,000 signatures before June 22nd for their ballot initiative.
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) should not be surprised that the U.S. Department of Education is not implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act properly.