A math expert criticizes textbook publishers for representing that their materials reflect the common standards.
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April 27, 2011
April 26, 2011
Texas considers legislation to forbid the adoption of common standards or tests.
April 25, 2011
A Washington think tank recommends that Congress tie federal Title I money to adoption of the common standards, or equally rigorous college- and career-ready standards.
April 21, 2011
Three school districts are starting a pilot to implement the common core standards.
April 08, 2011
Washington pundits engage in another round of argument about the common standards.
April 06, 2011
A couple of midweek standards-and-curriculum tidbits for you: Those of you who are intrigued by the fuzzy conversations about curriculum for the common standards might appreciate this rumination on the situation by Patrick Riccards over at the Eduflack blog. He asks some questions about the line be...
April 04, 2011
Well, common-standards devotees, you haven't had much news for a while. But here is an update for you: Maine has joined the pack. With the signature of Gov. Paul LePage last Friday, Maine has officially adopted the standards. That means that 44 states and the District of Columbia have now adopted th...
March 28, 2011
A group of California school districts joins an increasingly crowded marketplace of people developing instructional materials for the common standards.
March 16, 2011
Three influential Republicans in the Texas legislature are criticizing recently revised state standards for social studies, raising the specter that the standards could be revisited.
March 16, 2011
The Georgia board of education allows school districts to decide how to approach mathematics.