How Bill Gates pulled off the swift Common Core revolution
The duo needed money — tens of millions of dollars, at least — and they needed ... The result was astounding: Within just two years of the 2008 Seattle meeting, 45 states and the District of Columbia had fully adopted the Common Core State Standards.
List: States where rape is most common
It's rape and violence against women. Reported rape is more common in ... where rape is least frequently reported -- and ending with Alaska. Rates are the number of reported forcible rapes per 100,000 people. 1. New Jersey - 11.7 2. New York - 14.6 3.
iOS 7.1.2 Update: Details & What to Expect
And while iOS 8 figures to be the company’s next big iOS update, it looks like we could see at least one more iOS 7 update ... aimed at improving the overall iOS 7 experience. Since then, we’ve seen Apple release two more iOS updates to owners of ...
Forget What You Know About Good Study Habits
But they directly contradict much of the common wisdom about good study habits, and they have not caught on ... psychologists found that college students who studied a list of 40 vocabulary words in two different rooms — one windowless and cluttered ...
Many Americans Mix Multiple Faiths
About 7% of Americans say they attend religious services in someone’s home. Attending services in homes is somewhat more common among Protestants ... Interviews were conducted in two waves, the first from August 11-17, 2009 (Survey A) and the second ...