Uncertainty looms over common core

04/30/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

The Common Core State Standards are facing increasing roadblocks from opponents who say the standards are an intrusion into state control of education and teachers and parents who are worried about students' performance on tests. Already, Indiana has passed legislation that requires the state to reconsider its decision to adopt the common core, and similar measures have been passed in other states. The result has been "massive confusion" in classrooms, said Ashley Hebda, a common core supporter who teaches English at George Washington Community High School.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Learning Assessment Specialist at India's Leading K12 Education Enterprise
XSEED Education (India)
Gurgaon (New Delhi Area)
RFP Specialist, Contract Position
ASCD
Alexandria, VA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND CULTURE
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
DIRECTOR OF LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO