California Tempers Backlash While Embracing Common Core [http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2015/06/22/us/ap-us-common-core-california.html?_r=1]
New York Times — June 22, 2015
California's New Testing Program
Information on the state's new online tests in English and math, called CAASPP, which improve learning by providing more accurate and timely measures of student progress toward career and college readiness.
California's New Standards for Science
An explanation of California's Next Generation Science Standards.
California's New Standards for English and Mathematics
This explains the new, rigorous California state standards in English and math that help prepare students for the 21st century economy by emphasizing critical thinking and problem solving.
A New Way of Funding Public Schools
An explanation of California's new Local Control Funding Formula.