Tagged: common core

Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton Promote Higher Education

by Associated Press 3/24/2014 02:09 pm

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush, potential foes in the 2016 presidential contest, said Monday that higher education has the power to transform lives and be a force for democracy around the globe.

Rejecting The Status Quo In Education (Robert Coon On Politics)

by Robert Coon 1/22/2014 02:43 pm

Many claim Common Core is the wrong path for our schools and children. But have opponents taken a close enough look at the system they're trying to preserve?

Opponents Ask Arkansas to Drop Common Core School Standards

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/23/2013 07:47 am

Opponents of a set of uniform benchmarks for reading, writing and math that have been fully adopted in most states asked Arkansas lawmakers Monday to back out of the standards, saying the plan takes away the state's control over its classrooms.