Common Core

January 10, 2014

It's one of the most controversial changes taking place in America, yet very few people even know that their children are now being taught to a new set of standards called the "Common Core." On this edition of Northwest Now, we'll find out what the Common Core is, and why it is such a lightning rod for debate as you will - especially if you watch the post-show exchange in our web-extra segment.

The conversation with our panel continues...

The conversation with Superintendent Randy Dorn continues...

LINKS:

National Governor's Assn: http://www.corestandards.org/
Wa. Policy Center: http://www.washingtonpolicy.org
Superintendent of Public Instruction: http://www.k12.wa.us/
Issaquah School District: http://www.issaquah.wednet.edu/
Tacoma Public Schools: http://www.tacoma.k12.wa.us/Pages/default.aspx
Highline Public Schools: http://www.hsd401.org/site/default.aspx?PageID=1
Issaquah Public Schools: http://www.issaquah.wednet.edu/academics/commoncore.aspx