Tentative Agreement Reached on SC Common Core

Common Core standards will be considered by teachers crafting new reading and math benchmarks for South Carolina students, state Education Department officials said Thursday.

New SC Standards May Look Very Similar to Common Core

Opponents of Common Core tout a law signed by Gov. Nikki Haley as throwing out the controversial education standards in exchange for state-made guidelines by the 2015-16 school year. In reality, however, little may change.

South Carolina Drops Out of Common Core

Republican Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina has signed a bill that requires the state to adopt new content standards for the 2015-16 school year and drop the Common Core State Standards.