Several GOP Senators helped derail the appointment of New Mexico’s pro-Common Core Education Secretary Hanna Skandera to the U.S. Department of Education.
Shane Vander Hart: SB 524 before the West Virginia Senate had all of the necessary elements of an effective Common Core repeal removed from the bill.
Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC) introduced H.R. 1510, the States’ Education Reclamation Act, to eliminate the U.S. Department of Education.
States should take the time legally allowed before submitting their state accountability plan required by ESSA to solicit and and post public feedback.
The New Jersey Assembly in a 69 to 3 vote instruct the State Board of Education to vacate the rule requiring students pass PARCC in order to graduate.
President Donald Trump’s first budget requests a $9 billion or 13 percent reduction in U.S. Department of Education discretionary spending in FY 2018.
If teachers are really supposed to adjust their teaching methods due to standardized assessment results, then getting them a year late doesn’t help.
CNN launched their Trump promise tracker. They include his promise to get rid of Common Core and so far it shows that he has made no progress.
The Consortium for Policy Research in Education’s #CommonCore Project would have you believe the debate over Common Core was skewed by Twitterbots.
Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY) explains further how closing the U.S. Department of Education work should his bill, H.R. 899, pass.