Arizona School’s Secret to Success: Common Core
In Arizona, one school district has found a great deal of success with Common Core. AZ-Central posts a news clip about a Phoenix-area school district called, “a model of success” for student performance. Their secret? They are in their fourth year of implementing Common Core, being the first district in the area to adopt the higher standards. Interviews with teachers reinforce the notion that sticking with Common Core, when implemented well, pays big dividends for all students.