Bill and Melinda Gates Pledges Money to Common Core Adaptation

By Andrew Pillow

Teachers struggling to implement the common core are going to be receiving extra help.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced plans to help with the implementation of common core.

This help will target resources and materials. Having to create aligned lessons and materials is a common complaint of teachers using the common core.

Indiana is still not all the way on board with common core.

Read more here. (Via Education News)


Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.