Assembly Votes to Put Brakes on Impact of Common Core and New Student Testing

Assembly Votes to Put Brakes on Impact of Common Core and New Student Testing (via NJSpotlight)

A bill to slow the impact of the new Common Core State Standards and accompanying student testing won big — and bipartisan — approval from the state Assembly this week. Now the question is: What happens next? The measure won a 72-4 victory in the…

Posted: June 18th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Education | Tags: , | 1 Comment »

One Comment on “Assembly Votes to Put Brakes on Impact of Common Core and New Student Testing”

  1. Amy Hemming said at 9:27 am on June 18th, 2014:

    I find it interesting in all this talk that the impact on the children is not mentioned – only on the teachers being evaluated. Commoncore is detrimental to the kids – teaching kids to be good testers instead of good, creative, outside the box thinkers is ridiculous. I hope more and more Jersey parents get educated and put pressure on the fools in office making these terrible decisions