Legislation headed to Texas Gov. Rick Perry's desk would reduce from 15 to five the number of end-of-course exams students must pass to graduate.
The Highmark Charter School, in South Weber, Utah, is integrating business concepts across the curriculum, even at early grades.
An education leader in the Kentucky Senate questions how the Next Generation Science Standards handle evolution and climate change.
Rhode Island today became the first state in the nation adopt the Next Generation Science Standards.
Rhode Island may become the first state to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards. The state board will vote later today.
A controversial measure to block state spending in Kansas on the common-core standards, as well as new science standards, was dropped from a budget bill.
The maker of the ACT college entrance exam offers itself as an alternative to common tests being designed by two federally funded consortia designing tests for the common standards.
A draft budget bill in Kansas would block the spending of any state aid on implementing the common-core standards or new science standards.
Washington is the 10th state to enact a policy that awards students a math or science credit for successfully completing AP computer science.