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The Common Core State Standards: One of the more controversial topics in US Education today

July 24th, 2014 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on The Common Core State Standards: One of the more controversial topics in US Education today

The Common Core State Standards were adopted in 2009 by 48 states to formalize national standards. These included both college and career readiness standards as well as K-12 standards. Equalizing education is not a full-proof process but the Common Core has received negative evaluations from teachers, parents and students. The goal was academic consistency not … Continue reading “The Common Core State Standards: One of the more controversial topics in US Education today”