Posts Tagged ‘Common Core’

It’s Common Core testing time, do you know where your kids’ data is?

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – It’s Common Core testing time across the country and parents wondering whether to take the leap and refuse their state’s version of the Common Core test for their kids should consider one more factor brought to them courtesy of Big Data that just may push them over the opt-out cliff.
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Feds pressure Chicago schools to administer PARCC tests

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CHICAGO – Chicago Public Schools officials announced they will administer the Common Core-aligned tests to all students, after attempting to limit the tests to a small group of students for the first year of testing.
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West Virginia House votes to repeal Common Core

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. – On Saturday the West Virginia House of Delegates voted 75 to 19 to repeal the Common Core State Standards adopted by the West Virginia State Board of Education in 2010 and the Next Generation Content Standards and Objective adopted in 2011.
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Bobby Jindal speaks against Common Core at CPAC

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NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal told a crowd of his constituents at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) what he believes their priorities should be going forward. Repealing Common Core Standards was among his desired goals for America.
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