science standards http://wfpl.org en Public Opposition to Kentucky's New Education Science Standards Delays Process for Creating Tests http://wfpl.org/post/public-opposition-kentuckys-new-education-science-standards-delays-process-creating-tests <p></p><p>Public opposition to Kentucky&#39;s new science standards has delayed the process for creating student tests tailored to the new material, a state education official says.</p><p>The Kentucky Department of Education now plans to delay testing (or assessments) on the Next Generation Science Standards until 2016, at least, &nbsp;the official says.</p> Sun, 06 Oct 2013 10:35:18 +0000 Devin Katayama 7108 at http://wfpl.org Public Opposition to Kentucky's New Education Science Standards Delays Process for Creating Tests Education Think-Tank Organization Cautions Against Science Standards http://wfpl.org/post/education-think-tank-organization-cautions-against-science-standards <p>A Washington DC-based education think tank is warning states like Kentucky that the new science standards they're adopting are less effective than they could be.</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 09:54:00 +0000 Devin Katayama 6522 at http://wfpl.org Education Think-Tank Organization Cautions Against Science Standards