Common Core, Global Influences

Nelson, Jennifer L.
November 2014
Reading Today;Nov/Dec2014, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p16
The article focuses on the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in the U.S. and its global influences. Topics discussed include the argument of literacy professor William G. Brozo saying that CCSS developers seem to have taken the education standards from top-performing countries, the primary focus of the CCSS which is to help American students compete with their international peers, and the significance of the curriculum to educators.


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