Emerson College released a poll last week that showed an overwhelming number of Connecticut voters oppose the Common Core State Standards.
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.
The Thomas More Law Center filed a lawsuit to stop West Virginia’s implementation of Common Core and its participation in Smarter Balanced.
The Vermont State Board of Education in a letter to parents this week says “college and career ready has been too narrowly defined by Smarter Balanced.
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.
Restore Oklahoma Public Education becomes Reclaim Oklahoma Parent Empowerment to equip parents to be champions for their child’s education needs.
Pioneer Institute: Updating MCAS would result in lower costs and more rigorous assessments that would provide better information about student performance.
Monday morning the Arizona Board of Education voted 6 to 2 to reject the Common Core State Standards. They will develop new standards for the state.