Leadership Symposium Early Bird Deadline Approaching | Join K-12 leaders nationwide for three days of empowering strategies, networking, and inspiration! Discounted pricing ends March 1. Register today.

Your Education Road Map

Politics K-12®

ESSA. Congress. State chiefs. School spending. Elections. Education Week reporters keep watch on education policy and politics in the nation’s capital and in the states. Read more from this blog.


Obama Gives Govs. Another Reason to Adopt Common Core

By Michele McNeil — February 21, 2010 1 min read
  • Save to favorites
  • Print

The state-led effort to adopt a common core of academic standards is getting a lot of back-up from the feds.

And President Obama is expected to give the movement another shot in the arm tomorrow. Lesli Maxwell over at State EdWatch has the scoop.