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What’s all the Fuss about Common Core Standards?

hand_juggle_IQ_symbolsSet aside for a minute the politics behind the drive to implement Common Core State Standards (CCSS) nationwide. Let’s look at three basic questions so we know what we’re talking about.

> What are the Core Standards?

> Are Common Core standards the best way to define a “high quality education”?

> What are the consequences of CCSS high stakes tests?

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