Does your child’s homework look different lately?
Maybe something like this has happened to you or someone you know:
Heather Crossin, an Indianapolis mom of four…asked her school’s principal why 8-year-old Lucy’s math homework suddenly focused on abstract concepts, even drawing pictures to solve problems, instead of practicing formulas.
The Obama Administration has incentivized states to accept national education standards—called Common Core—with billions in federal grants and waivers from the onerous provisions of No Child Left Behind. In a new Foundry Special Report, Alicia Cohn digs into what happens when a state questions Common Core.
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