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September 06, 2013
August 14, 2013
Prominent names in reading instruction take on a controversial report that ranked teacher colleges, contending it overlooked best practices.
July 09, 2013
Books on display at Barnes & Noble offer a hint of what lies ahead for students in common-core classrooms.
June 27, 2013
New documents describe what students need to demonstrate to show achievement at each of the five levels of PARCC's test in literacy and math.
June 18, 2013
Read a transcript of the conversation with the EdWeek reporter who spent six months documenting how one district is putting the common standards into practice.
June 18, 2013
Critics of the long-awaited study attack its research methodology and its conclusions.
June 13, 2013
If you've been reading our series on one district's experience implementing the Common Core State Standards in English/language arts, you might be interested in joining an online chat next week to ask questions of the reporter who's been writing it. That would be me. Join me on Monday, June 17 at ...
June 05, 2013
Education Week explores how the common core English/language arts standards take shape in one classroom.
May 31, 2013
Arvind Mahankali, from New York, is the 2013 National Scripps Spelling Bee champion, after correctly spelling 'knaidel,' a type of dumpling.
May 28, 2013
Legislation headed to Texas Gov. Rick Perry's desk would reduce from 15 to five the number of end-of-course exams students must pass to graduate.