The National Council of Teachers of English reaches out to literacy teachers to explore the role assessment plays in their instruction.
Chicago school officials say that the district can't risk the threatened loss of state and federal funding that could attend its refusal to give the test districtwide.
A new research paper finds that the law in most states isn't clear about whether parents can opt their children out of testing.
A member of the common-core feedback group said that somewhere within the many drafts of the document the writers lost a geometry standard.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill yesterday mandating that all public high schools in Arkansas offer computer science classes.
Starting next school year, Georgia high schools will have the option to ditch "integrated math" and go back to the traditional Algebra, Geometry, Algebra II sequence that teachers there have said they prefer.
The President announced yesterday that, starting in September, all 4th grade students and their families will have free access to national parks and other public lands and waters for a year.
New York state has been dating PARCC for several years now, but it sent signals this week that it's not ready to plan a wedding.
This week, the group that created the credit-card-sized computers announced that it had sold more than 5 million units.
The state's education commissioner also targets additional high school tests for elimination.