New, eagerly awaited guidance from the U.S. Department of Education says states will have to undergo review of their standards and tests within four to eight months.
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September 25, 2015
September 22, 2015
A father posted a photo on Facebook of a bank check made out to his local elementary school using what he called "common-core numbers."
September 15, 2015
Do the new Nebraska math standards look like the common core? In some ways, yes, and in others, no.
September 02, 2015
A new report looks at whether individual classroom assignments meet the common-core criteria for literacy and finds that alignment, for the most part, is lacking.
August 31, 2015
Tracking state adoptions of the Next Generation Science Standards can be trickier than you might think. We've updated our map.
August 25, 2015
South Dakota lawmakers had required that the state not adopt any standards developed by a multi-state consortia.
August 18, 2015
The latest poll by Education Next shows declining public support for the Common Core State Standards, charter schools, and teacher tenure, but those policies still have more backers than detractors.
July 31, 2015
Revisions respond to intense criticism last year that the framework emphasized negative aspects of American history.
July 21, 2015
At a literacy conference where the majority of sessions were focused on practical application in the classroom, the term "common core" was sometimes circumvented, or explicitly avoided.
July 14, 2015
Common-core instructional materials are being used in all states, including those that the repealed or never adopted the standards, as well as internationally.