Utah withdraws from consortium developing Common Core tests


The Utah state school board on Friday voted 12-3 to withdraw from the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium -- one of two state-based consortia working off of $360 million in federal Race to the Top money to have outside companies develop assessments that test the Common Core State Standards, the Salt Lake Tribune reports. Utah's withdrawal means the state won't have a say in the composition of
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