The Springfield School District school board in Oregon voted for a resolution that encourages parents to opt their children out of Smarter Balanced.
U.S Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) till insists that the Every Student Succeeds Act still prevents federal mandates like Common Core
ACT released a study that demonstrates, once again, that Common Core does not prepare students for college the way that advocates have claimed that it does.
Ze’ev Wurman: Absent in this discussion about Gates Foundation mea culpa is the mediocrity of Common Core, which the Foundation hasn’t yet acknowledged.
Shane Vander Hart: Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has shown time and time again that he listens to educrats, not parents or taxpayers when it comes to Common Core
The New York State Education Department released 75% of the questions used on their Common Core Assessments for 3rd through 8th graders in math and ELA.
Jane Robbins and Emmett McGroarty: Now that the media have begun to notice the emperor’s state of undress, maybe they should take the next step and actually report the whole truth.
The state of Georgia has delayed the release of the results from the Georgia Milestones test which is counted toward a student’s grade thus delaying grades.
Gov. Mark Dayton (D-MN) signed a law yesterday that provides parents with input and schools with guidance about parental notification in terms of surveys.
Texas just released new math standards and according to Sarah Garland of The Hechinger Report they look a lot like the Common Core Math Standards.