The Florida State Board approved a relaxation of the state's A-F accountability system at the behest of state K-12 chief Tony Bennett.
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July 16, 2013
July 12, 2013
The recent adoption of a new teacher-pay plan in Tennessee has spurred backlash from many union members, including calls for the state's education commissioner to be fired, reports The Tennessean.
June 18, 2013
The actual impact of California's new K-12 education budget, which focuses more money on high-needs students, won't be known for several months.
June 07, 2013
The Rhode Island Board of Education extended the contract of Commissioner of Education Deborah Gist by two years on June 6.
June 04, 2013
Alabama lawmakers opposed to the Common Core State Standards say they will continue their push in the legislature next year.
May 30, 2013
The Michigan House of Representatives approved a final budget on May 28 stripping common-core implementation funds that now heads to the Senate.
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 29, 2013
The Indiana Legislature has sent a bill to Gov. Mike Pence that would require a "pause" in implementing the common core.
April 26, 2013
Louisiana Superintendent John White announced the state was no longer storing student data with inBloom, a non-profit group focused on personalized learning.
April 24, 2013
The Alabama Senate has killed a bill that would have required the state to drop the Common Core State Standards.