Despite a state education department official's announcement April 3 that the state would withdraw from Smarter Balanced, the state board voted not to do so April 9.
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April 11, 2014
April 09, 2014
The comedian mocked the possibly confusing terminology used on assessments aligned to the common standards.
April 07, 2014
Top assistant principals from across the country lobbied their representatives to support technology, professional development, and the common core.
April 04, 2014
States move to keep cursive instruction in classrooms, despite its absence from the common core.
April 04, 2014
Strong states and common expectations are fundamental to the future of K-12 education in America. New tools create the opportunity for new schools; standards and states are the framework for quality at scale.
April 01, 2014
Education Week updates its map of common-standards adoptions to reflect the first reversal by a state: Indiana.
March 30, 2014
PISA's Andreas Schleicher will be presenting a paper on Policy lessons from around the world. What will we all learn from his data?
March 28, 2014
A group of New York City teachers associated with teacher-advocacy organization Educators 4 Excellence laid out ways to address the challenges being faced throughout the state.
March 26, 2014
California educators are grappling with how they will make decisions about exiting English-learners from services as the state transitions to new content tests and new English-language proficiency assessments.
March 25, 2014
Indiana adopted the Common Core State Standards in 2010. On Monday, Gov. Mike Pence revoked them. What's a teacher to do?