Pa. meets little opposition to common core transition

12/30/2012 | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

While education officials in some states have raised objections to the implementation of the Common Core State Standards, the response in Pennsylvania has been relatively positive, with the majority of a governor-appointed panel approving the adoption of the common core in 2010. "That's because the standards are not really in any conflict with standards that Pennsylvania already has," said Ron Cowell, president of the nonprofit Education Policy and Leadership Center in Harrisburg.

View Full Article in:

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Instructional Leadership
New Teacher Center
Chicago , IL
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Emerson Academy of Dayton
National Heritage Academies
Dayton, OH
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Executive Director
Capitol Region Education Council (CREC)
Hartford, CT