Morning Announcements: March 24, 2011
March 24, 2011 04:02 pm
Calls for shared curriculum for the common standards have triggered renewed debates about who decides what students learn, and even about varied meanings of the word “curriculum”, according to Education Week.
On a related note, St. Cloud Times columnist Phyllis VanBuren writes about the common core state standards initiative and how it will impact Minnesota.
In a shift anticipated for years, Latino children now for the first time make up the majority of Texas public school students, Dallas News reports.
The Augusta Chronicle reports on the Alliance’s recently released report, “Education and the Economy: Boosting the Nation’s Economy by Improving High School Graduation Rates” and the results for Georgia.