What We’re Listening To: Renewed Debate Over Common Core Standards And Testing
Monday morning on the Diane Rehm show the topic is the Common Core standards.
The guests will be:
*Catherine Gewertz, associate editor, Education Week; co-author of blog, “Curriculum Matters.”
*Michael Cohen, president, ACHIEVE, an independent, non-profit education reform organization; former special assistant to President Clinton for Education Policy
*Carol Burris, principal, South Side High School, Rockville Centre, NY; New York State High School Principal of the Year (2013); author of the forthcoming book, “On the Same Track: How Schools Can Join the 21st Century Struggle against Resegregation” (2014)
*Jim Scheer, State Senator in the Nebraska unicameral legislature; former president of the Nebraska School Board
*Annice Brave, National Board Certified Teacher of English and journalism at Alton High School in Alton, Illinois; named Illinois Teacher-of-the-Year in 2011