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Back to School: Taking the Public’s Pulse

Common-core standards and standardized testing: These intertwined issues—heated topics of debate in recent years—remain resonant with parents and the public. Two new polls gauging American opinion on K-12 schooling, from the journal Education Next and PDK International, help capture the divisiveness on both topics.

Are standards preparing students to succeed?

Do you support or oppose ...

Do you support or oppose ...

Vol. 36, Issue 02, Page 6

Published in Print: August 31, 2016, as Back to School: Taking the Public's Pulse
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