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August 25, 2011

Test Consortium Delays Release of Math-Content Specifications

The SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium delays the release of its math content specifications.

August 23, 2011

Urban Districts Win Support to Pilot Common Standards

An organization of urban school districts gets philanthropic support to help eight large districts put the common standards into practice.

August 19, 2011

Duncan: Common Standards Not Required for NCLB Waiver

Education Secretary Arne Duncan clarifies that states do not have to adopt the Common Core State Standards in order to qualify for No Child Left Behind waivers.

August 16, 2011

Common Standards a Deal-Killer for Waivers? Probably Not

Indications are mounting that states seeking a waiver from NCLB requirements will not have to adopt the common standards that were spearheaded by the National Governors Association and Council of Chief State School Officers.

August 10, 2011

Common Standards to Play Pivotal Role in NCLB Waivers?

Common standards—or some kind of college- and career-ready standards—will play a pivotal role in states' chances to get waivers from the requirements of No Child Left Behind.

August 09, 2011

Assessment Consortium Fleshes Out Vision of Standards

One of the two assessment consortia releases a document that edges closer to offering a picture of what mastering the common standards should look like.

August 09, 2011

Arizona Think Tank Sponsored Anti-Common-Core Resolution

A conservative Arizona think tank sponsored the effort to promote model state legislation designed to complicate adoption or implementation of the common standards.

August 08, 2011

Jeb Bush Helps Quash Move to Oppose Common Standards

Former Fla. Gov. Jeb Bush helped quash a move to create a model legislative package for state lawmakers to inhibit adoption and implementation of the common standards.

August 04, 2011

Common Assessments: Let the Bidding Begin

One of the common assessment consortia issues a request for proposals that details the requirements necessary to write its test items.

August 04, 2011

Kansas Seeks Role in Crafting Common Science Standards

The state has been a battleground for teaching about evolution, but the new standards are expected to be firmly grounded in the evolutionary theory.

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