Common Core

A Record Number of Students Opt Out and Say “No!”
Authorities say thousands of students sat out the first day of New York's statewide English assessments. Reports from around the state indicate varying levels of participation in the Common Core-aligned tests, which continue Wednesday and Thursday. Whi...
Common Core Results In. Is It Working?
New test results show most New York elementary and middle school students still aren't on track to graduate ready for college, but education leaders saw progress in gains in math across all races and economic levels. State education officials on Thursday released results of English and math tes…