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Gates Foundation backs two-year delay in linking Common Core test scores to teacher evaluation, student promotion

Gates Foundation backs two-year delay in linking Common Core test scores to teacher evaluation, student promotion | Common Core | Scoop.it
The Gates Foundation is backing a two-year delay in linking Common Core test scores to teacher evaluation and student promotion.
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Two more states pull out of Common Core

Two more states pull out of Common Core | Common Core | Scoop.it
Growing criticism complicates the future of the Core.
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Mary Fallin signs bill repealing the Common Core

Mary Fallin signs bill repealing the Common Core | Common Core | Scoop.it
Oklahoma has officially dropped the polarizing Common Core academic standards — marking a major shift by former supporter Gov. Mary Fallin. In a much-anticipated decision Thursday, Fallin, a Republican, signed legislation repealing the standards Thursday afternoon. She said Oklahoma has the ability to develop superior standards and federal meddling...
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Big business takes on tea party on Common Core

Big business takes on tea party on Common Core | Common Core | Scoop.it
Tea party activists have been waging war for months against the Common Core academic standards. Now, in a coordinated show of muscle, Big Business is fighting back — and notching wins. The urgent effort stems from a sense among supporters that this is a make-or-break moment for the Common Core, which is under siege all over the country. A coalition...
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Common Core Standards are not insidious: Guest opinion

Common Core Standards are not insidious: Guest opinion | Common Core | Scoop.it
By Brett Bigham In recent months I have heard a steady politicizing of the Common Core Standards and I find it perplexing. As a teacher, I can find no reason whatsoever to make Common Core Standards a political issue. The...
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A Problem With the Common Core

A Problem With the Common Core | Common Core | Scoop.it
Why is there a gag rule on educators who administer state exams?
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Common Core Confusion

Common Core Confusion | Common Core | Scoop.it
Critics argue that the Common Core math curriculum is needlessly complicated.
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Pearson pays $7.7 million in Common Core settlement

Pearson pays $7.7 million in Common Core settlement | Common Core | Scoop.it
New York’s AG says Pearson tried to use its nonprofit foundation to make millions for its corporation.
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Superintendents on Common Core: ‘Slow down to get it right’

Superintendents on Common Core: ‘Slow down to get it right’ | Common Core | Scoop.it
New report reveals finding of survey of superintendents and administrators around the country.
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Confessions of an Assessment Field-Tester

Confessions of an Assessment Field-Tester | Common Core | Scoop.it
A common-core enthusiast, Carol Lloyd, questions the assessment after her daughter takes it.
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How Gates pulled off the swift Common Core revolution

How Gates pulled off the swift Common Core revolution | Common Core | Scoop.it
After he bought into a proposal to reform education nationwide, his money made most states run to join.
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Louis C.K. Fired Off An A+ Twitter Rant That Was Inspired By His Kids’ Math Homework

Louis C.K. Fired Off An A+ Twitter Rant That Was Inspired By His Kids’ Math Homework | Common Core | Scoop.it
Louis C.K.'s series of tweets about math homework was like a mini-episode of "Louie."
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How three teachers are dealing with Common Core in class

How three teachers are dealing with Common Core in class | Common Core | Scoop.it
What works and what doesn't.
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The Year of Education

The Year of Education | Common Core | Scoop.it
For Bobby Chandler, a teacher in South Carolina public schools for 41 years and a recipient of many awards for excellence in teaching, Common Core State Standards — how they’ve been implemented, with scant public awareness and even less input — are an affront to his life’s work.
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Parents accuse N.Y. Common Core tests of product placement | Al Jazeera America

Parents accuse N.Y. Common Core tests of product placement | Al Jazeera America | Common Core | Scoop.it
Students complain of being sold to, and educators say tests fail to accurately assess students’ abilities
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When the Circus Descends

When the Circus Descends | Common Core | Scoop.it
Right-wing talk radio hosts and left-wing interest groups are teaming up to defeat the most sensible school reform movement in a decade.
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