Michigan Pays $4.9M For Membership In Common Core GroupMichigan is paying $4.9 million this school year to continue its membership in a group developing standardized tests aligned with national Common Core education standards.
Will The Next Generation Science Standards Be The Common Core For Science?American students are falling behind students in other countries on international assessments of math and science. Statistics such as these are driving the call for education reforms to strengthen science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in the country’s schools.
Michigan Lawmakers Balk At New Standardized TestAt issue are plans to administer tests to align with new uniform national education standards known as Common Core.
Top Mich. Laws Of 2013 Led By Medicaid ExpansionGov. Rick Snyder and legislators enacted more than 200 new laws in 2013. Here's the top 10.