Arkansas last week released its PARCC scores and they appeared to have defined proficiency at a lower level than what PARCC has defined.
As Arkansas considers a public review and rewrite of the Common Core State Standards they should realize that parents expect an overhaul, not a rebrand.
The Arkansas State Board of Education voted 4 to 2 with two abstentions to switch to ACT and ACT Aspire officially ending Arkansas involvement with PARCC.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson sent a letter to Education Commissioner Johnny Key directing the Department of Education to withdraw the State of Arkansas from PARCC.
The Arkansas State Board ruled 7-1 today to reject ACT and to keep PARCC ignoring Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s and the Common Core Review Board’s recommendation.
The unelected Arkansas State Board of Education votes to take over the Little Rock State School District and dissolve the district’s elected school board.
I wanted to first welcome Glenn Beck viewers who are coming our way due to the plug we were given during the program. Just finished watching the video that The Blaze posted of Karen Lamoreaux from Arkansas Against Common Core speaking with Glenn Beck. Fabulous job Karen! Thank you for your voice! I also want to […]
Yesterday Arkansas parent Karen Lamoreaux gave a powerful four-minute testimony challenging the Common Core State Standards before the Arkansas State Board of Education. You can watch it below thanks to Arkansas Against Common Core.