The Impact of Common Core Standards

Let’s get the discussion going on the effects of the Common Core Standards on mathematics education and how the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are impacting public education. Here are a few items to get you caught up on the topic. This could drastically impact the education of students for decades.

Do you think this a positive or a negative shift?

What do foresee to be the immediate effects this year?

What are your concerns as educators?

NCTM – Common Core Standards

San Diego 2010 – Common Core Standards Initiative Video (NCTM)

Bill Gates\’ School Crusade – Bloomberg Businessweek

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