Archives for December 2009

News-in-Brief – December 2009

Common Core Standards Move Forward As previously reported, the National Governors Association and the Council of Chief State School Officers are well into the process of developing Common Core Standards. Two sets of standards are under development: College and Career Readiness Standards and K-12 Standards. NGA and CCSSO solicited comments on the College and Career Readiness Standards in September, and a summary of public feedback can be found here. Unfortunately, there is no reference to the comments submitted by LDA regarding the participation of students with specific learning disabilities. However, we have received acknowledgement in a recent public forum of… Read More »