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  • Analysis: Panel buys governor time on Common Core debate 
    Updated: Aug-01-15 1:04 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Gov. Asa Hutchinson said he wanted his Common Core task force to come up with an "Arkansas solution" as it waded into the debate over standards that have come under fire from many conservatives. Instead of solving a problem, the panel just bought him more time.

  • Arkansas panel: Keep Common Core for now as review conducted 
    Updated: Jul-30-15 1:43 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas should continue using Common Core but conduct a broader look at where to change and replace the education standards that have been criticized by some conservatives, a task force recommended to the governor Thursday.