September 18, 2013
Some Public Colleges Still Resist Common Core Standards, Survey Finds
The Common Core State Standards are meant to help prepare schoolchildren for college or the work force. But many higher-education institutions are not fully cooperating in putting those standards in place, according to a survey released on Wednesday.
While the standards have already been adopted in 45 states, state education agencies overseeing public elementary and secondary schools in 16 of those states reported that it was a "major" challenge to work with public colleges to enact