The U.S. Senate passed S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act, on a 81 to 17 vote on Thursday afternoon spending seven days debating the bill.
Sandra Stotsky in a video warns of the U.S. Senate’s “gross violation of civic procedure” in their upcoming attempt to reauthorize No Child Left Behind.
Stotsky: Sunset ESEA after extensive national public discussion of how to educate low-income children without damaging them all of public education further.
Sandra Stotsky: The idea of a core set of standards is better suited for K-8 which is where the current standards belong in terms of content and cut scores.
Members of the West Virginia Legislature’s Joint Standing Committee on Education held a public hearing on Common Core standards on December 16th.
Resounding Books officially announced publication of Common Ground on Common Core an 18-essay volume from twenty top education experts and activists.
No Common Core Maine sponsored a conference last weekend entitled New England “Fall Out” From Common Core held in York, ME. The
Dr. Sandra Stotsky, Dr. Christopher Tienken, and Dr. Duke Pesta all spoke at a “symposium of learning” entitled “No More Common Core”
Sandra Stotsky wrote a blog post on Pioneer Institute’s blog that deserves attention. You’ll get the gist in the opening paragraph: Stanford
If you missed last night’s webcast hosted by Family Research Council the archive is up. Guests included Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-La.), Rep.