The Global Search for Educatio...

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Bill Clinton gives the keynote address at the Global Education & Skills ForumTwo and a half years ago, inspired by a group of...

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Common Core is curriculum, con...

Dec 2, 2013 by

MANASSAS, Va. – The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has made grants totaling more than $10.5 million to develop Common...

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Gates Foundation pours million...

Nov 28, 2013 by

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation spent more than $20 million this year in grants to institutions and organizations to support...

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And now… Common Core tutors

Nov 26, 2013 by

Yes, academic tutors have started to market themselves as being knowledgeable enough about the Common Core standards. It was...

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Obama Transforming Education S...

Nov 26, 2013 by

Proponents of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) often insist that the new standards are not a federal takeover of education....

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More states delay Common Core ...

Nov 25, 2013 by

Massachusetts and Louisiana, both seen as important in the world of school reform, have decided to delay the implementation of...

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Bill Gates on how Common Core ...

Nov 25, 2013 by

Bill Gates speaks about the Common Core State Standards Initiative and the potential benefits from adopting this initiative....

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The Most Important Lesson Scho...

Nov 25, 2013 by

The pleasure of play and the pleasure of doing inner work were the most intense pleasures our readers experienced. Yes, strong...

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Four things on which nearly al...

Nov 13, 2013 by

By Roxanna Elden – As political debates about education become more public and more polarized, it can seem like educators don’t...

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Common Core teaching guideline...

Nov 4, 2013 by

PORTSMOUTH — There was no reconciling deep differences of opinion on the controversial Common Core State Standards at a forum held on...

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Concerns about Common Core Sta...

Nov 3, 2013 by

The Fordham Foundation points out that Next Generation Science Standards omit most of the material found in high school chemistry and...

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