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February 15, 2012

Teachers Debate Value of 'Close Reading'

English/language arts teachers are arguing about the value of "close reading," a key tenet of the common standards.

February 10, 2012

NCLB Waivers: Implications for Testing, Standards Implementation

The ten states who have won NCLB waivers outline plans to implement college- and career-ready standards.

February 09, 2012

Think Tank Raises Alarm of Federal Overreach Into Curriculum

In a new white paper, the Pioneer Institute suggests that the U.S. Department of Education may be violating prohibitions against a federally dictated curriculum.

February 07, 2012

South Dakota Lawmakers Weighing More Debate on Common Standards

South Dakota lawmakers are considering forcing the state board of education to hold a second public-comment period on the common core standards.

February 06, 2012

Close Reading: Are Educators Behind the Curve?

Close-reading isn't anything new, and it's amazing that more instructional leaders don't know about it and use it, a curriculum consultant argues.

February 06, 2012

Calling All Teachers: An Invitation to Help Design Common-Core Tools

One of the two state assessment consortia begins the process of recruiting groups of teachers who will take leadership roles in teaching colleagues about the new tests, and help design instructional resources for them.

February 02, 2012

Common Standards, Not Tests, for Charter Schools Network

A charter schools network with schools in both New York and Connecticut exemplifies the challenge of having common standards without fully common assessments.

February 01, 2012

First Draft of 'Next Generation' Science Standards Coming Soon

The public will soon get its first chance to comment on a set of draft, common standards for science.

February 01, 2012

UPDATE: GE Foundation Invests $18 Million in Common-Core Work

The GE Foundation awards $18 million to a nonprofit that was central in writing the common standards, to work with teachers in implementing the new learning goals.

January 31, 2012

Review Gives Many States 'D' or 'F' for Science Standards

Science standards in about half of the states deserve a grade of D or F, concludes a new report from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute.

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