Higher education scrambles to get ready for the Common Core
Many academics helped design the standards for kindergarten through 12 th grade. But colleges and universities ... and administrators to collaborate on the Common Core with public school districts in two surrounding counties. “It’s a pipeline issue.”
Buyer Beware: the Common Traits of Investment Product Scams
It is common ... between 12 March and 26 April, lost 65 pieces of jade valued at 27.3 million RMB. By the end of April, 67 dealers had reported similar cases to local police, with the total net worth of missing inventory now standing at least 1 billion ...
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 Alaska ... West Virginia - 22.7 12. Massachusetts - 24.7 13. Missouri - 25.1 14. Louisiana - 25.2 15. Indiana - 25.5 16. Connecticut - 25.6 17. Pennsylvania - 26.1 18.
Many Americans Mix Multiple Faiths
Among those who attend religious services at least once a week, nearly four-in-ten (39%) say they attend at multiple places and nearly ... in touch with a dead person is more common among women than men (33% vs. 26%). Women are also twice as likely to ...