Emerson College released a poll last week that showed an overwhelming number of Connecticut voters oppose the Common Core State Standards.
Massachusetts has not dropped Common Core. They have not given up on Common Core. They gave up on PARCC (sort of).
The Thomas More Law Center filed a third lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a state’s implementation of Common Core and Smarter Balanced.
The Louisiana Standards are currently being reviewed and will be revised so now educrats want to drop the term Common Core because it’s “toxic.” The Advocate reports: Brigitte Nieland, who follows public school issues for the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry and backs the changes, noted that the state Board of Elementary and Secondary […]
Without West Virginia getting rid of Smarter Balanced and the Federal government butting out of education affairs it is hard to see any meaningful change.
Dr. Duke Pesta who has been going around the country speaking out against Common Core has a new presentation entitled Common Core: From Farce to Failure.
The Thomas More Law Center filed a lawsuit to stop West Virginia’s implementation of Common Core and its participation in Smarter Balanced.
The candidates in Louisiana’s governor’s race are anti-Common Core, but with the courts putting the ball in the BESE’s court don’t expect any changes soon.
Matt Bevin, a Republican who is opposed to the Common Core State Standards, beat the Democrat Attorney General Jack Conway in Kentucky’s Gubernatorial race.
The NAEP scores for 2015 in math and reading among 4th and 8th graders were just released and scores are down from 2013.