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October 15, 2013
October 07, 2013
Washington last week became the eighth state to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards
September 12, 2013
Gov. Steve Beshear signaled that Kentucky would move forward with implementation of a new set of common science standards despite opposition from a legislative review panel.
June 13, 2013
The Next Generation Science Standards are inferior to the science standards in many states, the Thomas B. Fordham Institute concludes in a new review.
June 06, 2013
Kentucky's state board of education voted yesterday to provisionally adopt the Next Generation Science Standards.
June 05, 2013
The Florida department of education has issued a call for public comments on the Next Generation Science Standards.
May 22, 2013
A controversial measure to block state spending in Kansas on the common-core standards, as well as new science standards, was dropped from a budget bill.
May 21, 2013
A draft budget bill in Kansas would block the spending of any state aid on implementing the common-core standards or new science standards.
April 30, 2013
The Next Generation Science Standards developed by 26 states are drawing sharp criticism from some quarters.
April 26, 2013
A "fidelity check" by the National Research Council concludes that the science standards are in keeping with the vision articulated in an NRC framework that guides their development.