Schools search for money for technology upgrades June 4, 2011 Wendy Burton Muskogee Phoenix “Just getting a copy of the Common Core State Standards into the hands of every teacher is going to be an enormous cost in paper,” said Hilldale’s Faye Garrison, director of curriculum and assessment.
Assessment and the Common Core State Standards: Let’s Stay on Top of It! by NCTM President J. Michael Shaughnessy NCTM Summing Up, June 2011
Online Reaches 20.4% of Academic Testing Segment June 02, 2011 Simba Information Marketwire
Tinkering with 50,000 Classrooms: Can the State and the City Implement Common Core-Based Instruction With Full Teacher Buy-In in a Toxic Climate? Will the Bloomberg Agenda Derail the Education Agenda? How Do We Change/Upgrade/Invigorate 50,000 Classrooms? May 27, 2011 Ed in the Apple
Data-driven instruction: Not all it seems Valerie Strauss Written by Larry Cuban The Washington Post Resistance to test-based school reform is growing Valerie Strauss 04/18/2011 The Washington Post John Kuhn: Why Shouldn’t Teachers Be Graded, Too? Anthony Cody April 14, 2011 Education Week Experts See Hurdles Ahead for Common Core Tests Sarah D. Sparks April […]
A change in MEAP cut scores coming TRACI L. WEISENBACH April 26, 2011 Huron Daily Tribune
Don’t Mess With Texas’ Sovereignty Over Standards and Tests By Catherine Gewertz on April 26, 2011