Massachusetts’ new science standards adopted by the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education fall short according to a new Pioneer Institute study.
Study finds college and career readiness focus of Common Core a disconnect with students from Military Families since majority are under seven years old.
Pioneer Institute released this week another white paper. The paper entitled “The Revenge of K-12: How Common Core and the New SAT Lower College Standards in the U.S.” was authored by Richard Phelps and James Milgram. Pioneer’s description of the paper: This white paper presents evidence that Common Core math standards’ (CCMS) weak Algebra II […]
Ze’ev Wurman wrote another white paper published by Pioneer Institute that was released yesterday. Here is the synopsis: Advocates of Common Core’s mathematics standards claim they are rigorous, reflect college-readiness, and are comparable with those of high achieving countries. But five of the 29 members of the Common Core Validation Committee refused to sign a […]