When it’s district policy, teachers are graded on how well they teach to it.
‘Juanita wants to give bags of stickers to her friends…’
More and more parents are giving up on high-stakes testing.
A dismal cycle of elite disdain and populist outrage
‘My 5 year old can read it and wants to because she loves BARACK OBAMA!’
‘Others vomited or lost control of their bowels or bladders’
‘Move the learning forward’? What?
‘White voters would never vote for a black president’
Boondoggle now involves Common Core textbook company
‘My wording, my phrasing, was a little clumsy’
Jay Carney claims he hasn’t seen the full context of the secretary of education’s remarks
Grassroots protesters hope to ‘send a message to the federal government’
‘Righty or Lefty?’
Education secretary finds his own racist theory ‘fascinating’
‘Somewhere our Founding Fathers are turning in their graves’
State Senate president, a Republican, shows special contempt for electorate
‘Hasn’t managed to get an error-free book together yet’
‘Implementing Common Core would be a grave disservice to Catholic education’
No to ‘Jane Eyre’ and ‘Slaughterhouse-Five,’ yes to ‘Sports Illustrated’ and ‘Curious George’