The public can now do a final review of the preK-12 arts-education standardsin dance, media arts, music, theatre, and visual artsproposed by a coalition of arts and education groups.
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Even with a strong disclaimer of any federal role in common-standards work, Arne Duncan's speech is still greeted with grimaces by some of the core's advocates.
January 27, 2014
The board of the state's powerful teachers union also takes a stand against the way the Common Core State Standards have been implemented.
January 24, 2014
Illinois is well on its way to joining eight other states and the District of Columbia in adopting the Next Generation Science Standards.
January 22, 2014
Gov. Cuomo calls for a panel to evaluate the state's implementation of common core and to recommend changes.
January 15, 2014
A quick search on Amazon yields more than 100 preschool resources for the common core.
January 15, 2014
Gov. Mike Pence's comments were among his strongest suggesting that the state might abandon the common core.
January 14, 2014
A recent survey found that just half of high school civics and American government teachers devote one or more units to teaching students how to critically analyze the news.
January 13, 2014
Among the changes Florida is considering is the addition of 52 calculus standards, and the requirement that elementary students master cursive writing.
December 24, 2013
By guest blogger Alyson Klein Cross-posted from Politics K-12 So remember how California is planning to suspend most of its accountability testing for a year in order to help the state's schools get up to speed on new tests aligned with the Common Core standards? U.S. Secretary of Education of Arne ...