Cambrian: Opinion

October 16, 2013 6:08 PM

Nothing common about Common Core State Standards for education

Along with 45 other states, California has adopted the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and is implementing them during this school year and next. According to the California Department of Education, “Persistent and dramatic achievement gaps still exist in our country. College remediation rates are abysmal. And employers say students are unprepared to perform and thrive in the workforce.

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