EdSource reports that California Governor Jerry Brown is giving schools $3.5 Billion in the revised 2015-2016 budget for Common Core implementation.
California’s State Superintendent of Public Instruction announced he is no longer using the term “Common Core” because it has confused and polarized people.
High School juniors out west are opting-out of the Smarter Balanced Assessment in droves to avoid over testing that would face otherwise.
The San Diego Reader reports that Castle Park Middle School in Chula Vista, CA (part of Sweetwater Union High School District) spent well over $17,000 in preparation for a visit last September by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan. Apparently the district didn’t have the funds to cover the entire cost. No worries, we have student […]