Tag: Common Core

Common Core Standards: Catching Up On Informational Text

I am writing this┬ápost in response to an article titled “New education standards elbow out literature” by Alex Halperin at the online news magazine Salon. The standards that Halperin refers to are the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), which all but four states have adopted as their K-12 curriculum standards. Halperin suggests that the CCSS …

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