U.S. 4th and 8th grade students are performing worse in math, and somewhat worse in reading, than they were two years ago, according to new data from a national test.
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October 28, 2015
October 13, 2015
Want to see teachers using the common science standards in their classrooms? Check out these new Teaching Channel videos.
September 25, 2015
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.
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.