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Exceptional presentation: “Common Core State Standards: What are they and why should I care?”

 

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I have seen this presentation and J.R. Wilson provides the history of the Common Core Standards, where we are now and how it is affecting our schools, our students and our teachers in a fluid and intelligent manner.

The History
What are the Common Core State Standards?
Who developed the standards?
Washington State’s involvement/commitments

Issues
Loss of Local Control
Costs
Assessments
Opt Out of the Assessments
Pushback
Where to learn more

March 16th

6-7:45 PM
Douglas-Truth Library
2300 E. Yesler Way
Seattle, WA 98122

Find out everything you wanted to know about the Common Core Standards.

To find out who developed the Common Core Standards, see Who wrote the Common Core Standards? The Common Core 24.

4 comments on “Exceptional presentation: “Common Core State Standards: What are they and why should I care?”

  1. tjgaff
    February 22, 2015

    Thank you! Now following and will check back.

    • seattleducation2010
      March 1, 2015

      I spoke to James and he is working on doing a voice over to his power point. When he has completed it, I will post it.

  2. tjgaff
    February 22, 2015

    Can we get this on Youtube at some point?

    • seattleducation2010
      February 22, 2015

      I am hoping James will allow me to film him at one of his presentations.

      Dora

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