MORE NATIONAL NEWS

Obama: Plane stiffens Europe's spine on sanctions
National Guard recruiter charged with fraud
How the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday
Satellites show major Southwest groundwater loss
US stocks end little changed after mixed news
Honey bees sting Texas man about 1,000 times
Prosecutor: Doctor fired back at hospital gunman
Judge: James Holmes sanity exam can be recorded
Cruz demands answers on FAA flight ban to Israel
Bombardier restructuring cuts 1,800 jobs globally
Iowa man convicted of killing pregnant wife
Prosecutors: MMA fighter won't be charged in death
Ohio State marching band director fired
Fox won't air men's retry of failed Knievel jump
Alaska tourist train halts runs after derailment
Morgan Stanley paying $275M to settle SEC charges
Prosecutor: Man wanted to bomb Harvard University
Dad charged after fallen dresser kills 2 toddlers
Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill
House advances lawsuit bill
Gov: Senator in plagiarism row deserves respect
US stocks rise at midday on stronger earnings
Baldwin, LaBeouf share a role _ defendant_ in NYC
Skydiver dies during WWII-style jump in Oklahoma
State ends hunt for snake in New Jersey lake
Central American leaders seek solution in US
Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VA
Biden, in Ohio, urges infrastructure, job training
Miami Seaquarium fined by OSHA
Lawyers working to resolve LaBeouf's NYC arrest



United States News
News from the region's first prime-time newscast. You'll find it First On Fox!


COMMON CORE-INDIANA
Fate of new Indiana education standards uncertain as tight deadline for approval approaches

Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 6:08 PM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS


The national spotlight is on Indiana's education leaders as they speed toward a deadline to replace Common Core learning standards with benchmarks crafted by the state.

Indiana became the first state to drop the Common Core in March. The State Board of Education is scurrying to finish new guidelines to replace them by June. Officials are pushing for a vote April 28.

But frustration with the short deadline and confusion about the review process could mean delays.

Officials now must balance pressure to get the draft approved before teachers start their summer planning against the need to address potential criticism of the standards before the final vote.










PRIME PICKS

HELL'S KITCHEN
Tonight at 8:00 PM

Winner Chosen
The final two contestants must prepare five unique dishes, to be judged by renowned Los Angeles chefs; former contestants help with the final dinner service; a winner is chosen



Get 1/2 price gift certificates

Find us on Facebook

Advertisement