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Tuesday, August 24, 2010
So We Screwed Up Our State Standards, Why, Again?
California adopted "national" standards, which in math are not as good as the standards we've had since 1999, in hopes of getting a little Race To The Top bone thrown to the state. How'd that work out?
State education officials are reacting this morning to news that California wasn't a winner in round two of the Race to the Top competition for federal education funding.