Washington Post education columnist Jay Mathews joins Brookings Institution scholar Tom Loveless in predicting the failure of the common-standards movement.
At a recent hearing, Obama science adviser John Holdren outlined budgetary plans for STEM education, but encountered some skepticism from a leading Republican.
An Alabama STEM initiative is boosting student learning, a federal study concludes.
Bloggers lash back at a Brookings Institution report that predicts that common standards will have little effect on student achievement.
Senators in South Carolina hear arguments on a bill that would bar implementation of the common standards.
President Obama is proposing to cut the budget for the "nation's report card" by $6 million.
Two experts debate the Common Core standards in mathematics.
A new study argues that common standards won't make much of a difference in student achievement.
New AP data shed light on gender preferences across subject areas.
English/language arts teachers are arguing about the value of "close reading," a key tenet of the common standards.