Parents will soon be told whether their children are “on the road” to college readiness based on cut scores on tests of the new Common Core standards. But there is no evidence the scores will have any meaning.
A strong supporter of the Common Core says the implementation of the initiative is in trouble.
A veteran educators worries that the Common Core is in conflict with itself when it comes to reading instruction and could leave too many children behind.
The leading voice in the movement against corporate-based school reform believes in national standards but has come out against the Common Core.
In Indiana there is a push to put a hold on Common Core implementation. Here's why.
A year after rocking the ed world by blasting standardized testing, Robert Scott, the former ed commissioner of Texas, now goes after the Common Core State Standards.
Early childhood experts Edward Miller and Nancy Carlsson-Paige take on E.D. Hirsch over the Common Core State Standards.
Two early childhood experts argue that the Common Core Standards ignore research on child development.
Schools across the country are changing curriculum and testing to align with the new Common Core State Standards, though even some supporters think implementation is being rushed.
Here is the third post in a debate between Yong Zhao and Marc Tucker about the Common Core State Standards. In this installment, Yong Zhao takes on Tucker's support of the standards.