A new study shows that one in five recent high school graduates lack the academic skills to enlist in the military.
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December 22, 2010
December 20, 2010
One provider of workshops about the common standards promotes it like a rock and roll band's tour.
December 16, 2010
The American Federation of Teachers explores how to shape curriculum from the common standards.
December 06, 2010
A new study finds that most U.S. students have far to go before they can master the common standards.
November 29, 2010
South Dakota becomes the 44th state to adopt the common standards.
November 24, 2010
Tools for measuring college readiness are being produced more and more, and even the NAEP is being considered for that use. But how reliably can any of those tools do what they promise?
November 22, 2010
Idaho provisionally adopts the common standards.
November 18, 2010
Alabama becomes the 42nd state to adopt the common standards.
November 16, 2010
Those of you who have been following our coverage of the common standards—and those of you who feel you've missed things and want to catch up—might be interested to know that key stories and commentary on that subject have been pulled together in one place. It's our "Spotlight on Common ...
November 03, 2010
Yesterday's elections shifted the political landscape to the right, and that could bring about some key education policy changes nationally and in states about academic standards and assessments.