Analysts are weighing in on the final draft of Indiana's new content standards, which are due for approval by the state board on April 28.
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April 17, 2014
April 16, 2014
As more states grow uncertain or conflicted about sticking with the Common Core State Standards, educators and others on the front lines find themselves in a bind.
April 07, 2014
Indiana's Republican Governor Mike Pence made headlines when he announced in late March that his state would soon abandon the Common Core standards. His announcement was fueled by fervor about state's rights and the role of the federal government in what he, and many, believe should be a state's responsibility: creating and enforcing K-12 education standards.
April 05, 2014
The results of a large, randomized controlled trial conducted in Indiana suggest that diagnostic or interim assessments have mixed and limited effects on final or summative exam results.
April 01, 2014
We needed to revise our map to keep you abreast of the national state of play on the standards. And we'll continue to do so as the landscape changes.
April 01, 2014
Amid all the noise, to what extent are states actually considering hedging their involvement with the common core or dropping it altogether?
March 24, 2014
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has signed a bill voiding the state's previous adoption of the common core, but there's more to the story in a state that is moving quickly to adopt its own home-grown standards.
March 12, 2014
A look at the draft math standards in Indiana reveals many similarities to the common core.
March 10, 2014
Issues that will occupy Indiana education officials include potentially problematic changes to teacher licensure, and a new state assessment to match Indiana's forthcoming new standards.
February 28, 2014
Both chambers of the Indiana Legislature have approved a bill to void the state's 2010 common core adoption and it now heads to conference committee, but there's more to the story.