Brookings Today, 5/15/14

A roundup of some of the content published today by Brookings.

  • Implementing the Common Core State Standards. Tom Loveless begins a series on implementation of the CCSS with a close look at curriculum.

  • Can Search Results Swing an Election? ask Joshua Bleiberg and Darrell West.

  • Cash for clunkers. Ted Gayer and Emily Parker review lessons from the “disappointing outcome to an emergency program offered in the midst of a global crisis.

  • End Nigeria abductions and all attacks on schools globally, argues Sarah Dryden-Peterson.