Common Core: The Plane Being Built in the Air

By | July 1, 2014


Carol Burris, the principal of New York’s South Side High School, talks about how Common Core-aligned assessments in New York frustrated students and inflated achievement gaps.  Recorded Monday, May 19 at Common Core: Realities of the Rollout, a special session held during EWA’s 67th National Seminar at Vanderbilt University.  Download the presenter’s Powerpoint at



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