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North Dakota Sticks with the Rigor and Clarity of the Common Core

A North Dakota committee tasked with reviewing and amending the state’s education standards is expected to release its first draft of proposed changes today. State leaders have made clear the changes will likely build on the Common Core framework. But several headlines suggest the state is starting from scratch. The Bismarck Tribune indicates the changes...

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Why a Common Core Review is a Strong Move for North Dakota Schools and Students

In an editorial, the Bismarck Tribune states, “A lot of people were happy last week when the state announced it would replace Common Core. The program to track student progress has become a hot-button issue in North Dakota and across the nation.” Arguing that opposition to the Common Core “undercut its credibility,” the editorial board...

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