Hello everyone! Sorry this edition of the Common Core Scoop is a few days late! I’ve been busy getting my classroom ready for the upcoming school year and I’m sure you have, too!
The CCSS Scoop:
1. State Education Officials: We’re Sticking with Common Core
Washington Post, Lyndsey Layton
2. Common Core Standards Can Revive Art Education (Opinion)
San Jose Mercury News, Angela McConnell
3. Some States See Costs Spike with Common Core Tests
Politico, Nirvi Shah
4. Survey Finds State Officials Confident in Common Core
Edweek, Andrew Ujifusa
5. Most States Not Ready for Common Core Standards
U.S. News & World Report, Allie Bidwell
6. State Test Scores Drop as Maryland Schools Prepare for Common Core
Washington Post, Lynh Bui and Ovetta Wiggins
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