Cory Turner appears in the following:
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Thursday, August 08, 2013
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Almost all the states and Washington, D.C., are grappling with a big challenge as the new school year nears: getting teachers up to speed on the Common Core, a sweeping set of new education standards for English language arts and math.
The Common Core will soon apply to most of ...
Monday, July 01, 2013
Monday, June 24, 2013
"Common Core" is one of the biggest phrases in education today. To many educators and policymakers, it's a big, exciting idea that will ensure that America's students have the tools to succeed after graduation.
But a growing number of conservatives see things differently.
For years, states used their own, state-specific ...
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Monday, June 17, 2013
Note: As part of NPR's series on the summer of 1963, reporter Cory Turner headed to Jackson, Miss. to take a look at how folks are teaching the Civil Rights movement to kids who weren't a part of it — and making the lessons stick.
Much has changed in the ...