The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) today released a series of actions states are taking to close the skills gap and make sure more students graduate from high school prepared for successful careers.
CCSSO releases statement about the new process for states to renew waivers they have from the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
CCSSO Executive Director releases statement in support of Apple's ConnectEd grants for 114 schools.
The leaders of state and large-city school districts today announced a joint effort to evaluate and improve the quality and quantity of student assessments in public schools across the nation.
CCSSO supports the Future of Privacy Forum and the Software & Information Industry Association’s commitments to guard student data.
Chris Minnich, executive director of CCSSO, says Kentucky’s results are early signs that we are on the right track with the Common Core State Standards.
Two national education organizations are seeking feedback from the public on draft refreshed standards for education leaders that aim to ensure district and school leaders are able to improve student achievement and meet new, higher expectations.
Today, New York state released the results of its Spring 2014 assessments in mathematics and English language arts. This is the second year New York has administered assessments in grades 3-8 aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Chris Minnich, executive director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), released a statement.
States across the nation are collaborating to develop tools and resources to implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Chris Minnich, Executive Director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), applauds the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for approving an E-Rate modernization order today.