- Report: 8 serious cheating incidents in Nebraska testing Updated: Jul-29-15 4:19 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A report shows that Nebraska public schools have reported eight serious cheating incidents by school personnel during statewide academic testing since 2010.
- New rule would make math certification easier for teachers Updated: Jul-28-15 12:17 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Due to concerns over the state's dwindling supply of qualified teachers, the South Dakota Board of Education adopted a new rule on Monday that would make it easier for middle school math teachers to get certified.
- Principal's suicide, forged tests rock promising NYC school Updated: Jul-28-15 6:13 am
NEW YORK - Jeanene Worrell-Breeden had what she called a dream job running a public school linked with Columbia University's Teachers College when she killed herself by jumping in front of a subway car this spring.
- North Dakota judge to rule on Common core case Updated: Jul-27-15 5:34 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota should be barred from paying membership fees and opt out of an organization that's writing tests for the federally backed Common Core standards, a St. Louis lawyer argued in Bismarck court Monday.
- NC court upholds taxpayer-funded grants for private schools Updated: Jul-23-15 6:56 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A divided state Supreme Court ruled Thursday in favor of a Republican-backed program that spends taxpayer money on tuition for students at private and religious schools.
- Rural school districts lead Ohio in giving out online exams Updated: Jul-23-15 2:43 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Nearly a quarter of Ohio's rural school districts administered state standardized tests online last year, the largest rate among any category of districts.
- Superintendent approves new standards for physical education Updated: Jul-20-15 6:04 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler has approved new state standards for physical education.
- New Jersey Common Core changes might not go far Updated: Jul-12-15 10:24 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Just five years after signing on to adopt the Common Core State Standards, New Jersey officials are unceremoniously signing out.
- Study: Oregon school-test standards average to below-average Updated: Jul-09-15 10:14 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon set average to below-average standards for how well its elementary and middle school students should read and do math, a new study says.
- Online portal launched for Common Core comments Updated: Jul-09-15 4:08 am
NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana Education Department has launched its online portal that gives parents, teachers and others a chance to provide opinions on state standards in English language arts and mathematics.
- W.Va. educators debut website as part of standards review Updated: Jul-09-15 3:22 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia education officials have launched a website as part of a public review of the state's math and English standards.
- Draft of new Oklahoma education standards unveiled Updated: Jul-07-15 11:23 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Proposed new education standards in math and English that were developed after Oklahoma scrapped Common Core standards last year are being made available to the public.