Dialog and debate about the common standards unfolds after their final release.
Engineering is getting increased attention in the early grades.
A new report says Massachusetts needs to refocus its strategies for improving student literacy.
A Maryland district is teaming up with educational publisher Pearson to revamp the school system's elementary curriculum and then make the model available to other districts to purchase.
The Texas state board of education will see some changes in membership next year that could affect its political balance.
The Ohio state board of education yesterday unanimously approved the common-core standards.
A new study finds that most individuals who pass the GED fail to see an economic benefit, and that the credential may be doing more harm than good.
Student bees and other competitions are growing in popularity.
A growing number of school districts are shifting to a four-day school week, an AP story finds.
The public feedback on common standards is summarized and released, along with a report of the validation committee, without the support of five of its members.