An interview with Phil Daro and Jason Zimba, leaders in developing the Common Core mathematics standards, on implementation progress, the testing consortia, accountability systems and instructional materials.
October 2014 Archives
Terry Holliday and Felicia Smith on how Kentucky became the first state to adopt the Common Core, implementation progress so far and their advice for other states and the federal government.
An interview with Michael Kirst, president of California's State Board of Education, on the challenges in implementing the Common Core.
The Common Core is much more likely to be declared a failure because of poor implementation than because of political attacks from either side of the spectrum.