In Case You Missed It: Uncommon fighting over Common Core

Sunday, 27 July 2014 11:51
Quote of the Day: “A significant portion of the governor's base is only interested in an actual repeal of Common Core and Wisconsin pulling out of the oppressive Smarter Balanced Assessments. The fence riding has got to stop.” — Sun Prairie resident Jeff Horn, a member of Prairie Patriots, a tea party group Gov. Scott Walker likely thought he was making a shrewd move by switching against the Common Core education standards, a move that…
Ohio House Republicans introduce bill to replace Common Core
Sunday, 27 July 2014 10:43
Ohio House Republican leaders say they will begin hearings in August on a new bill to eliminateCommon Core education standards in Ohio, with the hopes of passing it in early November whenlawmakers return to action. Rep. Matt Huffman, R-Lima, the No. 2 House leader, and Rep. Andrew Thompson, R-Marietta,today rolled out a placeholder bill that they said would lead to the development of new,state-developed standards.
Madison schools chief Jennifer Cheatham: Political 'noise' on Common Core not helpful
Sunday, 27 July 2014 10:00
Jennifer Cheatham, Madison Metropolitan School District superintendent, on Monday called the politics around the Common Core educational standards “noise” that is not helping schools improve student performance. “It is not helpful for our improvement efforts,” Cheatham said. “The Common Core standards have helped our district set a more clear and high bar for what we want our students to achieve. I think that’s been very helpful for our teachers, our students and our families.
State Recruits Educators For Lesson-Study-Inspired 2015 Delaware Dream Team
Sunday, 27 July 2014 05:38
WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Delaware Department of Education is expanding its successful task-based Common Core professional development partnership with LearnZillion, a digital curriculum and professional learning provider, to recruit up to 50 talented educators from across the state to join the 2015 Delaware Dream Team. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140725/130367 The participants on the 2014 Delaware Dream Team were unanimous in their support of this hands-on, job-embedded experience, with 95 percent noting that this…
Tea party member to Scott Walker: Quit riding the fence on Common Core
Sunday, 27 July 2014 02:35
A local tea party organizer said “the fence riding” by Gov. Scott Walker over the Common Core education standards has to stop. “We're not interested in playing games with our children's education,” said Sun Prairie’s Jeff Horn, who belongs to a group called Prairie Patriots. “A significant portion of the governor's base is only interested in an actual repeal of Common Core and Wisconsin pulling out of the oppressive Smarter Balanced Assessments.
Political fireworks in Louisiana, Mississippi
Saturday, 26 July 2014 18:22
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GOP, Democrats unite to seek fundraising changes
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Columnist: Watch out for Bobby Jindal in 2016
Saturday, 26 July 2014 15:41
PreviousNext AP photo Columnist: Watch out for Bobby Jindal in 2016 Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks in Washington earlier this month. Posted: Sunday, July 27, 2014 9:27 pm Columnist: Watch out for Bobby Jindal in 2016By Jay Ambrose
GOP common core meeting planned
Saturday, 26 July 2014 08:00
WATERLOO | Black Hawk County Republicans will host a discussion on Common Core educational standards during a town hall meeting on Tuesday night. Tamara Scott, state director of Concerned Women for America, will lead a discussion on the subject from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Beck’s Sports Brewery, 3295 University Ave., in Waterloo. The town hall is free and open to the public.
The ‘Inside Politics' Forecast: The White House loves the GOP lawsuit
Saturday, 26 July 2014 04:23
CNN's John King and other top political reporters empty out their notebooks each Sunday on "Inside Politics" to reveal five things that will be in the headlines in the days, weeks and months ahead. WASHINGTON (CNN) – It is 100 days until the 2014 midterm election, so no surprise our trip around the Inside Politics table this Sunday delivered some fun campaign nuggets.
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