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State adopts revised English Language Arts and Math Standards
State adopts revised English Language Arts and Math StandardsMALDEN — The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education voted unanimously today to adopt revised learning standards in math and in English language arts and literacy. The revised standards are unique to Massachusetts and embody the Commonwealth's ...read more
Source: Capecode Today
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:11:00 GMT
Language arts major, mother of two serves as mentor to other nontraditional students
Language arts major, mother of two serves as mentor to other nontraditional studentsIf you had to work full-time and care for a family member while being a married or single college student, what would your life look like? As part of a series on non-traditional college students, University of Michigan-Dearborn student Robin Morris-Wilson ...read more
Source: Press and Guide
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:36:00 GMT
7 Budget-Friendly Language Arts Curriculum to Pair with Unit Studies (with printable)
7 Budget-Friendly Language Arts Curriculum to Pair with Unit Studies (with printable)This is a sponsored post for Homeschool Buyers Co-op and I was paid for my time. However, paid for my time does not mean paid off. All opinions are my own and for sure I will always tell you what is on my mind. Read my full disclosure here. Through the ...read more
Source: tinasdynamichomeschoolplus.com
Published on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:03:00 GMT
Look up district-by-district: How many students refused to take NYS tests in 2016?
Look up district-by-district: How many students refused to take NYS tests in 2016?SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Today marks the start of Common Core testing in schools in New York state. The English Language Arts tests run today through Thursday; the math tests are held in May. In 2016, more than 265,000 students in grades three through eight ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:40:00 GMT
Opt out 2017: Track the numbers by district
Opt out 2017: Track the numbers by districtOpt out 2017: Track the numbers by district Stay with The Journal News/lohud today for live updates on district-by-district opt out numbers on Common Core English Language Arts tests reported voluntarily from school systems in Westchester, Rockland and ...read more
Source: Journal News Media Group
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:11:00 GMT
ELA Common Core testing begins
ELA Common Core testing beginsThe first round of English Language Arts testing for this year's state assessment test began Tuesday. For the past few years, at least one out of five New York families opted out. The ELA tests are until Thursday. The state math test is in May.read more
Source: WNYT
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:22:00 GMT
Opt in or out? 5 things to know about NY tests
Opt in or out? 5 things to know about NY testsFor the fourth year in a row, students in grades 3-8 are weighing whether to opt-out of the state’s Common Core English Language Arts and Mathematics exams, and the numbers of those choosing not to take the test continues to increase. With the computer ...read more
Source: WGRZ TV
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:21:00 GMT
North Carolina Bill Would Terminate Common Core Standards
North Carolina Bill Would Terminate Common Core Standards(2) A document that provides information on all of the differences between the mathematics and English language arts standard courses of study and the North Carolina Standard Course of Study that was adopted by the State Board in June 2010, and implemented ...read more
Source: blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:21:00 GMT
State testing starts Tuesday: Here's what parents need to know
State testing starts Tuesday: Here's what parents need to knowSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Students across New York State in grades 3 to 8 are sitting for the first day of the three-day English Language Arts (ELA) test Tuesday, and next month will sit for the state math exam. Here's what you need to know about this year's ...read more
Source: Staten Island Advance
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:51:00 GMT
Muscogee Co. announces 2017 Teacher of the Year nominees
Muscogee Co. announces 2017 Teacher of the Year nomineesThis year's candidates are Tesharra Alexander, a Language Arts teacher at Blackmon Road Middle, Early College Academy Social Studies teacher, Shane Larkin, and Tabitha Ginther, a Language Arts teacher at Northside High. The winner will be announced May 4.read more
Source: 9 WTVM
Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:08:00 GMT