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January 21, 2018
The 2017 update of Massachusetts’ English and math K-12 academic standards represents further deterioration in English, while the math standards are essentially unchanged from the 2010 version.
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December 16, 2017
By Jenni White
The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are still in widespread use across the nation despite continuing public resistance, an extensively reprinted Associate Press article reports.
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Education
February 9, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
Massachusetts student achievement continues to decline in the wake of the state’s adoption of the Common Core State Standards, a new study has found.
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Education
May 17, 2017
By Robert G. Holland
In the land of the free, surely choice eventually will triumph over the dreary imposed sameness of a Common Core.
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Education
November 10, 2016
By Michael McGrady
Diane Ravitch, historian of education at New York University and outspoken critic of education choice, wrote in a New York Times op-ed, “The Common Core Costs Billions and Hurts Students.”
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Education
March 29, 2017
By Jenni White
The Michigan House and Senate are considering companion bills that would repeal the state’s adoption of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and replace them with the highly-regarded standards Massachusetts used during the 2008-09 school year.
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Education
March 15, 2017
By Jenni White
The Michigan House and Senate are considering companion bills that would repeal the state’s adoption of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and replace them with the highly-regarded standards Massachusetts used during the 2008-09 school year.
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Education
February 13, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Arizona parents and reform groups remain dissatisfied after the Arizona State Board of Education (ASBE) voted to approve minor changes to the state’s Common Core standards, rather than the sweeping reforms requested by the advocates for reform.
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Education
December 14, 2016
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #162
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Education
March 24, 2017
By Jenni White
A bill to prevent the state government from requiring schools to use the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) passed the New Hampshire Senate.
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Education
 

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