Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, a Republican, has requested the state school board to conduct a new evaluation of the Common Core State Standards.
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August 22, 2013
August 21, 2013
Marshall Tuck, a former executive with two Los Angeles school groups, including Green Dot Public Schools, has announced his candidacy for California superintendent in 2014.
August 16, 2013
Maine Education Commissioner Stephen Bowen announced he is leaving his position to work on strategic innovation at the Council of Chief State School Officers.
August 09, 2013
New York, California and Wyoming have all reported broad declines in students' test performance this year, attributing the drops in varying degrees to the Common Core State Standards.
August 08, 2013
Indiana superintendent Glenda Ritz says a preliminary examination shows "manipulation" of school grades under former K-12 chief Tony Bennett in 2012.
August 05, 2013
The fallout from the resignation of Tony Bennett from Florida's top K-12 job continues in Indiana and elsewhere.
August 01, 2013
Tony Bennett was slated to resign as Florida's education commissioner on Aug. 1, following stories about Indiana's A-F system in 2012.
August 01, 2013
A document published by the Associated Press might reveal how Indiana officials altered the state's A-F accountability system in September 2012.
July 31, 2013
Questions remain about actions by Indiana K-12 chief Tony Bennett regarding the state's A-F accountability system and an Indianapolis charter school in 2012.
July 30, 2013
Florida Commissioner of Education Tony Bennett defends his actions while serving as Indiana's K-12 chief regarding the changing of A-F school grades in 2012.