As Missouri lawmakers consider requiring a review of the common core, some of its critics link it to a federal report on facial recognition technology.
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May 13, 2013
May 09, 2013
Massachusetts and Texas lawmakers are considering whether to lift caps on the number of charter schools.
May 07, 2013
Colorado lawmakers have approved a big K-12 funding overhaul, but voters must still approve a tax hike to fund it.
May 06, 2013
Kentucky has stopped the scoring of constructed-response items on common-core-based tests, and experienced separate test-related technical glitches.
May 02, 2013
Education reform group StudentsFirst has apologized for calling a Tennessee lawmaker who sponsored anti-gay legislation one of its reformers of the year.
May 01, 2013
Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz said a bill heading to Gov. Mike Pence won't actually "pause" the Common Core State Standards in Indiana.
April 30, 2013
The Florida Senate voted down proposed parent-trigger legislation by a 20-20 vote for the second straight year.
April 29, 2013
A video featuring Florida parents supporting "parent-trigger" legislation has caused controversy in the state.
April 29, 2013
The Indiana Legislature has sent a bill to Gov. Mike Pence that would require a "pause" in implementing the common core.
April 25, 2013
The Michigan House of Representatives has approved a budget stripping funding from the Common Core State Standards; the measure now moves to the state Senate.