At the time of this writing, in a rather unsurprising poll conducted by Newsday, 84% of people think the Common Core should be eliminated. Just last November, Maria Cirilli, Maria Goldstein, and Dr. Susan Agruso had a much different view of Common Core at the Ward Melville Common Core Forum.
More on the Kings Park Board of Education’s position on Common Core can be found in their recently passed resolution…
“WHEREAS, the State of New York has adopted the Common Core State Standards and implemented assessments based on these standards; and
WHEREAS, the Kings Park Central School District believes that the adoption of these more rigorous standards will have academic benefit for our students; and…” [Emphasis Added]