Happy 3rd of July! We know, we know, it’s baffling that there’s a midweek holiday. Just go with the flow, it’ll be okay. Enjoy your day of grilling and fireworks tomorrow while you celebrate Independence Day! Before you head out the door, here are some afternoon announcements for you! We’ll be back with Stats That Stick and more announcements on Thursday.
Education Week notes that the public largely unaware of the Common Core State Standards. Although new polling data shows that nine in ten teachers are aware of the Common Core and are largely supportive of it, 60 percent of the public notes that they have seen “nothing at all” in any medium about the new standards in the past six month. This is troubling given that the Common Core State Standards will affect so many teachers, students, and schools across the country when they’re implemented.Read Entire Post