There's significantly higher funding for career education, early learning, and the common-core transition in the budget Golden State lawmakers passed June 15.
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June 17, 2014
June 12, 2014
A high-powered panel discussion in Washington focused on school and student accountability, but revealed disparate attitudes about the importance of testing.
June 11, 2014
The primary races in the South Carolina superintendent's election are headed to June 24 run-offs, with two Republicans and two Democrats set to face each other.
June 10, 2014
In a June 10 letter, a senior Gates Foundation official says the philanthropy supports a two-year moratorium on using assessments aligned with the common core to evaluate teachers or promote students.
June 10, 2014
Will North Carolina be the next state to step back from the common core, and how does its state superintendent feel about the recent activity?
June 06, 2014
States where students are scheduled to take tests from two federally funded consortia account for 42 percent of national K-12 enrollment.
June 05, 2014
Five months after coming to the defense of the Common Core State Standards, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has signed a bill to replace them.
June 04, 2014
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, a Republican, has signed a bill mandating the replacement of the common core with new state standards in 2015-16.
June 03, 2014
A survey finds that while most top district administrators support the Common Core State Standards, they also have mixed feelings about other policies associated with the common core.
May 16, 2014
After several attempts by lawmakers to ban the common core outright in Missouri, the state is on the verge of developing a new set of standards over two years.