Marc Tucker examines the meaning behind consumer resistance to mandated school testing.
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April 26, 2013
September 05, 2012
Marc Tucker responds to educator Marion Brady's objections to the common core state standards.
June 14, 2012
Marc Tucker compares the presidential candidates' education agendas.
May 15, 2012
Marc Tucker takes a look at new research arguing that the Common Core K-8 standards in mathematics are comparable to those used by the world's top-performing countries.
April 05, 2012
An interview with Barry McGaw, the the Chair of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) and a Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, on how Australia developed a national curriculum and assessment system.
March 26, 2012
Marc Tucker reviews "U.S. Education Reform and National Security", the latest report from the Council on Foreign Relations.
March 07, 2012
Marc Tucker discusses the recent GE Foundation grant to Student Achievement Partners to help implement the common core state standards and the feasibility of open-sourcing.
February 29, 2012
Marc Tucker responds to Tom Loveless' recent take on interpreting international test scores.
February 22, 2012
How the Brown Center Report Got it Wrong: No Relationship Between Academic Standards and Student Performance?
Marc Tucker reviews the latest report from the Brown Center on Education Policy at the Brookings Institution