One of the organizations that strongly backs the Common Core State Standards takes on some of the flash points in the debate about them.
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August 21, 2013
August 20, 2013
The Thomas B. Fordham Institute contends that the Next Generation Science Standards fail to adequately align with the common-core math standards.
August 16, 2013
Iowa has taken a step toward possible adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards yesterday, after the state named 28 members to a task force that will review the document.
August 13, 2013
Newly revised standards in Tennessee are winning strong praise for their coverage of the civil rights movement.
August 12, 2013
A document just published by the Kentucky department of education offers a closer look at public sentiment regarding the Next Generation Science Standards.
August 08, 2013
Bringing teachers up to speed on key instructional shifts for the common core remains a challenge for states, says a new survey.
August 07, 2013
New survey results offer insights into early implementation by states of the Common Core State Standards.
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.