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Another failure -- Common Core Standards may be dropped?

Original post made by Titanic, Another Pleasanton neighborhood, on Apr 29, 2013

The Washington Post reports that the so-called Common Core Standards that is supposed to be implemented nationwide next year is under fire in multiple states.

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Posted by Citizen
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on May 2, 2013 at 9:38 am

It may be that NY is not teaching Common Core curriculum and need to upgrade their standards. Many "tenured" teachers are against the program because it requires them to come up to speed and provide a responsible learning environment. Also, the union is against the program because it indicates which teachers do not competent and will document their inadequacies!