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Senate approves panel to review school testing

The Maryland Senate voted unanimously to start double checking the state’s answers when it comes to standardized tests. In a 46-0 vote on Wednesday, senators approved a bill to create a commission tasked with reviewing Maryland’s system for testing public ...

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Jindal sues feds over Common Core

Bobby Jindal

Louisiana's Republican governor has filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally using federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards.

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Md. to host forums on Common Core school standards

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland State Department of Education plans to host four regional forums over the next month to help explain the Common Core State Standards for schools. State Superintendent Lillian Lowery and Maryland PTA President Ray Leone will attend ...

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