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NC Common Core ASRC Meeting Highlights for May, 2015

The most recent meeting of the Academic Standards Review Commission (ASRC) was held on May 18th, 2015. See the materials and minutes from the meeting. Continue reading

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2013-14 Scores: NC 3rd Grader Reading Proficiency 60.2%?

The UNC Charlotte Urban Institute has an article up at the PR Firm, EducationNC called, “Mapping NC student grade-level and subject proficiency by district, 2013-14″

I’m looking at this article from the perspective of a ‘setting of the stage’ prior to the release of the 2014-15 scores.

There is a breakout by district of reading proficiency percentages based on the Common Core aligned North Carolina EOG (End of Grade) test.

The article is preceded by a big map of the state with sliding menu items to look at various data points. One data point they have under the map is stagnant: STATEWIDE: 60.2%

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Jeb Bush Mocks Hillary For Not Answering Questions, Then Wiffs Himself

Jeb Bush has a question problem.
Mocking Hillary Clinton for dodging questions, Bush then had no answers to questions himself.

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