Richard Innes with the Bluegrass Institute explains how high quality standards based education programs work and how Common Core didn’t follow that process.
Parents rallied at the statehouse to call on the Idaho Legislature to “Buck the Core” joined by Republican gubernatorial candidate Russ Fulcher.
A report from Abt Associates that included a cross-section of nine different states shows that states that revise the standards really don’t change much.
The Catholic group said that Betsy DeVos should recognize the Common Core State Standard didn’t become a boondoggle, it was one from the very beginning.
It’s hard to call any process that starts off using the Common Core State Standards anything more than a rebranding, and that is what we see in Arizona.
Erin Tuttle: The Collaborative for Student Success is right. NAEP gauges state assessments for gauging student performances, even when it proves them wrong.
The average math literacy PISA scores for 15-year-olds in the U.S. dropped by 12 points since 2012 and 18 points since 2009.
Shane Vander Hart: Why was President-elect Donald Trump, Vice President-elect Mike Pence and Betsy DeVos discussing setting higher national standards?
Buzzfeed’s Molly Hensley-Clancey in calling Betsy DeVos a conventional choice for Secretary of Education erroneously states she opposed Common Core.
On Saturday President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence met with Betsy DeVos and Michelle Rhee both of whom are Common Core advocates.