Tag Archives: curriculum guidelines

Ligon throws in the towel on trying to stop Common Core standards

Sen. William Ligon says he will not support the House changes to his anti-Common Core legislation, SB 167; a House committee obliges him by voting down the bill . . .

Tags: Amy Carter , Common Core , curriculum guidelines , Georgia withdrawal , Sonny Perdue , tea party Republicans , William Ligon

State school board will scrub Common Core guidelines that were never actually adopted

The state Board of Education heeds a request from Gov. Nathan Deal and will expunge a Common Core reading list for public schools — despite the fact that the reading list was never adopted and has never been a requirement for schools . . .

Tags: Barbara Hampton , Common Core , curriculum guidelines , Nathan Deal , reading lists , Tea Party