Colorado Senate Bill Seeks to Protect Students Who Opt-Out From Assessments

SB18-011, filed this week in the Colorado Senate, seeks to ensure that students whose parents opt them out of assessments do not face punitive measures at school.

Colorado: Another Example of Federal “Flexibility”

The Feds rejected Colorado’s state accountability system that did not penalize schools with high opt-out rates, now the state will have two systems.

Colorado to Stop Giving PARCC Tests, But Stay With PARCC Developer

The Colorado Department of Education will drop PARCC as their statewide assessment but will keep Pearson as the contractor to develop the new assessment.

Common Core Repeal Bill Hits Colorado House

HF 1208 introduced in the Colorado House would repeal the Common Core State Standards in Colorado and remove Colorado from the PARCC assessment consortia.

2014 Common Core Legislation Round-Up (12th Update)

A running list of Common Core related legislation filed in State Legislatures across the United States. This list will be continually updated.

Renewing the Fight to Stop Common Core

As state legislatures across the country are starting new sessions I thought it would be a good time to highlight how the