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Common Core: Schools Across the U.S. Are Navigating Anti-Testing Initiatives

Parents and students in several states have opted out of standardized testing connected to the Common Core State Standards, and are working to navigate anti-testing initiatives while also complying to testing mandates.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Introduces Educational Services Program For K-12

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) will be making education services more accessible for educators worldwide with the new HMH Education Services for K-12 educators and administrators.

America's First All Vegan Elementary School to Launch in Fall 2015

James Cameron is reportedly preparing to launch America's first vegan/plant-based elementary school in Calabasas, California in Fall 2015.

Taylor Swift Donates to New York City Schools, Starting with $50K

It's reported that Taylor Swift has started donating proceeds from her popular song "Welcome to New York" to New York City public schools with an installment of $50,000.

Duncan Says Proposal Could Cut $3B in Aid to Low-Income Schools

According to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, a new Republican proposal could cause some low-income schools to lose more than $3 billion in federal funding.

Lawmakers Battle Over AP U.S. History Course

Lawmakers are continuing to have heated debates over the Advanced Placement U.S. History course, and some states have gone as far as replacing or reviewing the course.