Kentucky could be the first state to approve the common standards.
Kentucky advances a bill to let districts use outside entities in turning around low-performing middle and high schools.
A coalition of educators, scholars and civil rights groups argues for a new generation of assessments as the reauthorization of the ESEA looms.
A new study finds little difference, on average, in the math achievement of girls and boys.
President Obama this afternoon will announce new public-private investments in STEM education.
Many teachers find reading aloud to adolescents valuable; the Socratic approach to learning finds fans in Cincinnati.
President Obama scheduled to discuss STEM education at White House event tomorrow.
A new team takes over the curriculum beat.
A professor and the president of the English teachers' association discuss whether reading comprehension is a skill that can be taught.
The Education Department schedules a second round of public meetings to help shape its $350 million competition to design common assessments.