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Document Number: 8835

Now What? Imperatives and Options for "Common Core" Implementation and Governance - The authors asked experts from across the education sector to respond to a dozen questions on the future of the "Common Core" and synthesized the input into three different governance models: (1) Let's Become More Like France—with a powerful governing board; (2) Don't Rock the Boot—keeping the footprint as small as possible and updating the standards five or ten years down the road; and (3) One Foot Before the Other—the middle ground with an interim coordinating board promoting information sharing and capacity building among participating states. (Chester Finn and Michael Petrilli, Thomas B. Fordham Institute, October 2010)...

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