An organizer of the protest day against common core says her work is just beginning, while a "Moms Against Duncan" group recently started.
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November 19, 2013
November 18, 2013
A lawsuit challenging the validity of common core has been filed in Kentucky, while state chiefs continue to grapple with public perceptions of the standards.
September 24, 2013
There seems to be some disparity between Gov. Rick Scott's public comments on a common-core testing consortium and his official correspondence on the matter.
September 17, 2013
The first of two business meetings in one week designed to bolster support for the common core is taking place in Washington Sept. 17 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
September 10, 2013
California squares off against the U.S. Department of Education over the state's plan to abandon most of its testing system and use only field tests being designed for the common core.
June 27, 2013
Sec. Arne Duncan pushed for state leaders to be aggressive in expanding early education in a June 27 speech at the Education Commission of the States.
June 25, 2013
Sec. Arne Duncan defended the Common Core State Standards from what he called false political attacks in prepared remarks to newspaper editors.
June 19, 2013
U.S. Rep Scott Garrett has re-introduced a bill he says would return control over education policy to state governments.
June 07, 2013
The Rhode Island Board of Education extended the contract of Commissioner of Education Deborah Gist by two years on June 6.
July 27, 2012
New York Commissioner of Education John King told those at a Center for American Progress event he is concerned with matching strong accountability measures and high levels of teacher and school support.