common core

Is it time to rename the Common Core?

Aug 25, 2014
People like what's in the Common Core much better when it's not called "Common Core."
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Quiz: Support for the Common Core not as common

Aug 19, 2014
Teachers turn against the controversial program.
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New York parents opt out of high stakes tests

Apr 30, 2014
It's the latest protest against testing connected to the Common Core curriculum.
Posted In: standardized tests, common core, New York

Common Core tests get a trial run

Mar 14, 2014
Millions of students will take tests aligned with the new Common Core education standards.
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Trouble for the Common Core

Jan 27, 2014
New York teachers have come out swinging against the Common Core. What's next for the controversial curriculum standards?
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Challenging new GED exams go all digital

Jan 2, 2014
Tests for high school equivalency are getting tougher, and will soon only be offered via computer.
Posted In: GED, standardized tests, common core

U.S. companies defend the Common Core

Sep 18, 2013
Businesses rally behind a controversial new set of math and literacy standards, which they view as crucial to preparing an educated workforce.
Posted In: Education, common core, ExxonMobil, Intel