An Alabama teen wins a national poetry recitation contest.
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May 02, 2011
April 27, 2011
The Gates and Pearson Foundations announce plans to create complete online curricula in math and English for the common standards.
April 21, 2011
Three school districts are starting a pilot to implement the common core standards.
April 21, 2011
A bill advances in Tennessee that would bar teachers from mentioning gay sexuality to students.
April 20, 2011
A high school improvement group pushes for federal law to incorporate a comprehensive approach to literacy instruction.
April 18, 2011
Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer uses a branding iron to veto a sex-education bill.
April 13, 2011
A new study from NAEP shows the key roles that math and science play in students' high school coursework.
April 06, 2011
A couple of midweek standards-and-curriculum tidbits for you: Those of you who are intrigued by the fuzzy conversations about curriculum for the common standards might appreciate this rumination on the situation by Patrick Riccards over at the Eduflack blog. He asks some questions about the line be...
March 28, 2011
A group of California school districts joins an increasingly crowded marketplace of people developing instructional materials for the common standards.
March 24, 2011
The new materials available for free from the Civil War Trust seek to promote critical-thinking skills, with an emphasis on primary sources, from letters and photographs to maps.