The next big common core fight

While most states are still gearing up to implement the common core math and language arts standards, “Kentucky is the first state to tie its tests to the new national Common Core standards in English and math.” http://www.pewstates.org/projects/stateline/headlines/states-nervous-about-new-common-core-school-standards-85899435839 And the … Continue reading»

As threatened, I wanted to return to Rick Hess’s analysis of conservative divisions – and disarray – on the future path of education reform, focusing this time on his analysis of No Child Left Behind. Actually, NCLB provokes less conflict  … Continue reading»