Common Core State Standards and Assessments: Background and Issues Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Common Core State Standards and Assessments: Background and Issues

Creator

  • Author: Skinner, Rebecca R.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Education Policy
  • Author: Feder, Jody
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Legislative Attorney

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2014-09-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report provides background information on current law regarding common core and discusses development of the Common Core State Standards and state adoption of the standards. The report provides an analysis of the RTT State Grant competition and how the structure of the grant application process may have incentivized state adoption of the Common Core State Standards.
  • Physical Description: 43 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Educational reform
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Educational policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Elementary education

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R43711
  • Accession or Local Control No: R43711_2014Sep02
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc463254