Gallup: School Superintendents Overwhelmingly Support Common Core
Yet another survey of educational leaders shows massive support for Common Core. This time, a Gallup-Education Week poll showed that about two-thirds of district superintendents support Common Core testing consortia. Further, a mere 20 percent favored pulling out of the testing consortia. From Education Week: “There’s pretty strong support from superintendents for staying the course,” said Brandon H. Busteed, the executive director of Gallup’s education division.
In addition to a favorable view of the testing consortia, “73 percent of superintendents surveyed said the common standards are ‘just about right’ for most students.”
Read more in Education Week.