Tag: Common Core

Common Core Tests Loom, Intensifying Debate in NY

"The curriculum was pushed in so quickly along with the testing that there was no chance to prepare.”

New Documentary Takes Standardized Testing, Common Core Battle to Big Screen

"Standardized exposes the damage an education reform based on numbers and profits has on our children and schools."

Pols Call for Common Core Delay, Cuomo Urges Patience

State legislators stopped short of calling for a full repeal of the controversial new education programs.

Top 10 Most-read Long Island Press Stories of 2013

Our annual roundup of the most-clicked stories of the year.

Pol Proposes Reforms to Ease Common Core Controversy

“The public is beyond frustrated.”

LI Parents & Teachers Revolt Against Common Core

The parents and teachers opposing the program say they are fighting for something beyond a price tag: the minds of their children and students.