How common will the Common Core Standards be?
Put yourself back in high school; just for a moment. You might have been stressing over making a grade of an A or B, or you might have been darn glad to get a C and pass. Whatever the situation, you were working your way through some curriculum designed to prepare you for the next stage in your life. If you were like me, you probably had little awareness about the curriculum. You just knew that you had to work hard, make good grades and go to college; if not your parents and grandparents were going to be very disappointed.
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