Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Common Core last week: Fallin defends, OKGOP condemns

Wednesday, January 15th: 

"In a speech at the National Governors Association [January 15th], Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, chairwoman of the group, gave a strong defense of the Common Core State Standards as a state-led initiative that would provide better long-term prospects for the nation's students." (EdWeek.org)

Saturday, January 18th:

The Oklahoma Republican Party's State Committee passed (by a large margin) a resolution strongly condemning Common Core. (pdf link)