New survey results offer insights into early implementation by states of the Common Core State Standards.
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August 07, 2013
August 01, 2013
At a public hearing last week in Kentucky, the Next Generation Science Standards sparked heated debate.
July 29, 2013
New survey data suggest that most middle school math teachers believe the common core standards are more rigorous than their state's prior standards.
July 25, 2013
Educators are flooded with materials, all claiming to be useful in teaching the common core standards.
July 09, 2013
Books on display at Barnes & Noble offer a hint of what lies ahead for students in common-core classrooms.
July 03, 2013
North Carolina is moving away from the traditional high school math pathway to require that students complete integrated courses in the discipline.
July 02, 2013
Oklahoma's state superintendent has announced that the state is withdrawing from a common-core testing consortium to go its own way.
June 28, 2013
A speech by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan prompts clarification of the standards' stages of development.
June 25, 2013
The Vermont state board of education voted unanimously today to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards.
June 25, 2013
In a speech, Arne Duncan says the federal government encouraged, but does not mandate, the common standards, and calls some critics' claims "really wacky."