Kentucky will consider making additions to the Common Core State Standards, while a legislative panel in North Carolina says the state should drop the standards.
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April 25, 2014
April 22, 2014
Negotiations over accountability for tax-credit scholarship students in Florida highlights competing desires for many state lawmakers.
April 21, 2014
Democratic legislators in California are pushing for an expansion of early education, but they may not get a lot of help from fellow Democrat Gov. Jerry Brown.
April 18, 2014
A plan in Tennessee to delay the administration of PARCC tests by one year is heading to Gov. Bill Haslam for his signature.
April 18, 2014
The chairman of the South Carolina state board, Barry Bolen, blasted Superintendent Mick Zais, saying that the board retained the authority to pick the state's assessment.
April 14, 2014
South Carolina Superintendent Mick Zais said he's withdrawing the state from Smarter Balanced regardless of what the state school board voted to do.
April 11, 2014
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.
April 04, 2014
The move by South Carolina to leave the testing consortium comes at a time when common core is facing political opposition in the state.
April 03, 2014
A bill that would have required Louisiana to develop new standards to replace its adoption of the common core died in the House of Representatives.
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.