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  • Common Core Virtual Conference Recap

    By: Aaron Morrison | March, 2011 | 2,734 views | No Comments | Posted in: Common Core State Standards

    The Common Core Virtual Conference drew to a close last Friday. The conference was packed with expert information, insight, and goals. Having listened to every session, I’ve personally felt a renewed sense of hope concerning standards and global competiveness.
    The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Initiative aims to tackle serious problems within our nation’s educational system. The Common Core Standards are important for two reasons:

    After listening to our experts during the Common Core Virtual Conference, it is abundantly clear that changes need to be made in education; and the Common …

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  • Common Core Virtual Conference

    By: Aaron Morrison | February, 2011 | 1,844 views | 1 Comment | Posted in: Common Core State Standards

    This summer, many high school graduates will pick up their belongings and move away from home.  Some of these graduates will move across town, while others will move to a neighboring state or across the country – taking their first steps towards adulthood.  They’ll move on to obtain a higher education or they will enter the hustle and bustle of the workplace – sometimes both.
    What are we doing to ensure these young men and women have received the same educational foundation?
    Today, each state has its own set of educational standards.  …

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