A Second Look at the PISA Results and the Implications for Common Core Implementation

Patrick Riccards, Darren Burris, Governor Bob Wise, Jeff Nichols, Doug Sovde

The recent Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) results showed very little progress for American students in key areas of reading, math and science. Today’s segment takes a look at what the anemic performance suggests for those working to implement Common Core State Standards.

Discuss: #commoncore and #CCSS

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December 10, 2013
Episode Guests
Former West Virginia Gov. Bob Wise is president of the Alliance for Excellent Education. Jeff Nichols is a member of Change the Stakes, an anti-high-stakes testing group. Doug Sovde is a math teacher and principal and part of the working group in writing the CCSS. Patrick Riccards has been a communications and policy expert for 20 years. Darren Burris is a member of his state’s model curriculum development team.
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