Wyoming's new head of public schools is a strong common core supporter who has worked on the ALEC Education Task Force.
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June 28, 2013
June 21, 2013
A report by Wyoming state investigators says former K-12 chief Cindy Hill was responsible for corruption and mismanagement in her department.
June 17, 2013
A bill in the New York legislature would allow parents to opt out of sharing their students' identifiable data with third parties.
June 14, 2013
Maryland says it has reached new teacher evaluation deals with districts, but the agreements mean different things to the state and the state teachers union.
June 10, 2013
Several districts in Maryland are disagreeing with the state over what their teacher evaluation plans must contain.
June 07, 2013
The Rhode Island Board of Education extended the contract of Commissioner of Education Deborah Gist by two years on June 6.
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 23, 2013
The Michigan education department should improve its oversight into possible cheating, a report from the U.S. Department of Education's Inspector General states.
May 22, 2013
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a $15.7 billion education bill that significantly increases school spending, particularly on early education.
May 21, 2013
A bill from a Texas senator would create a special state-run district to take over low-performing schools.