The Iowa Senate may vote to vacate a decision by the Iowa State Board of Education to use Smarter Balanced in place of a new assessment to be ready by 2018.
(CaffeinatedThoughts.com) Yesterday Governor Scott Walker (R-WI) out of the blue issued a press release calling for Wisconsin to repeal the Common Core.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad is one of several Republican governors who has attempted to alleviate concerns about the Common Core State Standards
I wrote back in January that there would have to be a statutory change in Iowa before the Iowa Department of Education
Governor Terry Branstad gave his Condition of the State address where a lions share dealt with education. This follows-up his unveiling of
Iowa jumped on the Common Core State Standards in 2010. They joined the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium. The Iowa Department of Education
The Iowa Department of Education released it’s 2012 annual report that calls for more student assessments statewide which will mean less local control.
Do you remember when Republicans used to be considered the party of local control? I don’t think they can accurately be portrayed
The Iowa Department of Education desires your feedback provided that you are a teacher, administrator or some other school employee. Apparently a
Let’s go ahead and sacrifice local control and expand the Department of Education’s reach into nonpublic schools, I mean – it’s for