Shane Vander Hart makes three observations about U.S. Secretary Betsy DeVos’ speech at the American Enterprise Institute event, Bush-Obama school reform: lessons learned, on January 16, 2018.
Dr. Duke Pesta and Dr. Sandra Stotsky drill down on a new report from the Pioneer Institute that shows how the move to Common Core and their subsequent “new standards” hurt Massachusetts student achievement.
The Pioneer Institute released a report co-written by Mark Bauerlein, R. James Milgram, and Jane Robbins that reviews Massachusetts new academic standards.
If Common Core is all that it is cracked up to be, we should have seen an increase in scores on assessments like PIRLS, not a decline.
The South Dakota Board of Education is in the middle of the hearing process for proposed education standards having completed two of four required hearings.
Stories like a piece recently published at PJ Media contributes to muddying our opposition to Common Core when it provides false information to readers.
Shane Vander Hart: Both Republicans and Democrats supported Common Core, and there were both Republicans and Democrats in opposition.
The Lawrence Journal-World says Common Core is soon to be no more in Kansas. A brief look at their new math standards approved in August says differently.
New Jersey released their PARCC test scores last week, and while they could point to some gains overall, there isn’t anything to be excited over.
The Associated Press last week confirmed what we already knew most of the Common Core “repeals” states have done have been a complete sham.