Common Core

EngageNY curriculum gets high scores for early grades


An online math and English curriculum in New York, which has been downloaded 20 million times as of April, is working for younger students, but is not as cohesive for high school students, according to a new report.

Edtech developers to create open educational resources


The developers will be tasked with creating free, online educational content that can be adapted and customized by teachers — and substituted for textbooks.

New York requests bids to create computer-based tests


New York state is seeking a five-year contract with a testing vendor to create its own Common Core-aligned electronic exams, forgoing the PARCC tests.