The approach states are taking to state tests is of great interest to education policymakers. This new ECS report clearly lays out which state tests are being given in all states this year.
Funding English language learners (ELLs) is a critical yet very complex policy issue. This report provides a clear description of the various methods used in all 50 states.
Counselors, coaching and college. Learn about their connection in the new Progress of Education Reform
This comprehensive look at third-grade reading policies will assist education policymakers as they look to improve early reading success for all students.
State Civic Education Policy Framework: A guide for state policymakers as they address the complexities of preparing students for college, career and civic life.
Common Core Co-sponsor changes stance on TN repeal bill
Sen. Dolores Gresham, a co-sponsor of legislation to repeal Tennessee’s Common Core standards, said the measure probably will change after discussions with teachers and other educators who say the higher benchmarks in English and math are helping students. (Tennessean)
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