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March 14, 2014

Communicate Better About Standards and Tests, Duncan Urges State Boards

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan challenged state policymakers to better communicate about transitions to new standards and tests, and to move faster toward digital classroom materials.

February 25, 2014

U.S. Education Department Issues Guidance on Student Data Privacy

New federal guidance focuses on making sense of federal laws and implementing best practices to better protect students' data privacy.

February 24, 2014

Education Leaders Tackle Student Data Privacy Issues at Summit

Policymakers, advocates and industry leaders discussed student data privacy at a summit hosted by Common Sense Media.

February 24, 2014

Bipartisan Support Clear for Early Education at Governors' Gathering

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan urged state leaders to lead the way on expanding access to early education at a meeting in Washington Feb. 23.

February 21, 2014

Arne Duncan: Schools Should Invest in 'Multiliteracy'

The education secretary and the director of the federal Office for English Language Acquisition argue that educators must build on the major asset that English-learners bring to schools: their home languages.

February 14, 2014

Lawmakers Question Federal Guidance, Call Discipline a Local Issue

The Obama administration's recent school discipline guidance is laudable, but decisions about how to deal with student behavior are best left to local officials, wrote four House Republicans.

February 07, 2014

Common Core and Medicaid Expansion: Comparing Big Decisions by States

Does the widespread rebuke by states of the Medicaid expansion show that states are not so easily coerced by the federal government--and its money--after all?

February 06, 2014

Anti-Common Core Legislation to Be Introduced by Ga. Congressman

Rep. Phil Gingrey wants to stop the federal government "from either directly or indirectly mandating or incentivizing state and local academic standards and curricula."

February 04, 2014

Arne Duncan's Chief Deputy: Second-Term Agenda Is Same as First

Jim Shelton, the acting deputy secretary at the U.S. Department of Education, isn't putting his money on a big, bipartisan preschool bill coming out of Congress anytime soon.

February 04, 2014

Arne Duncan: Feds Won't Prescribe Even 'A Single Semicolon' of Curricula

Even with a strong disclaimer of any federal role in common-standards work, Arne Duncan's speech is still greeted with grimaces by some of the core's advocates.

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