Chris Cerf, departing from the role of New Jersey chief, criticizes the state union's 'misinformation' on teacher evaluation.
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March 06, 2014
February 27, 2014
A national survey of some 20,000 teachers finds generally positive opinions about the common core.
February 11, 2014
Neither New York's governor nor its teachers' unions like flexibility announced by the state's Regents on teacher evaluation results.
February 10, 2014
Teachers in New York will for now be able to appeal evaluation results on the basis that they didn't receive enough training or support for implementation.
January 26, 2014
The New York State United Teachers says common-core implementation in the state has failed, laying the blame at the foot of the state's education chief and calling for his removal.
January 14, 2014
The NEA teams up with a for-profit to provide fully detailed common-core lessons and units from specially selected "master teachers."
December 17, 2013
TFA goes on record to support the common-core standards.
October 18, 2013
Unions are turning on the heat on New York Education Commissioner John King, saying he must slow the consequences attached to new common-core-aligned exams.
August 08, 2013
States report difficulty in reaching all teachers for professional development in the common standards.
July 02, 2013
The common core will be a focus of discussion—and possibly debate—at this year's Representative Assembly.