The Washington Post

A book hailed by critics and listed in the Common Core State Standards as a reading exemplar for 11th-graders was banned by an Arizona school district because of sexually explicit passages. The book, “Dreaming in Cuban,” written by Cuban-American author Cristina García and named a finalist for the National Book Award when it was published in […]

Ideologues on state review panels have weighed in on textbooks they don't like.

Here's why it was a bad idea for an Ohio newspaper to publish teachers' value-added ratings.