The Common Core Initiative began in 2009. State leaders wanted to ensure that students graduated from high school in any part of the country with the competencies needed for college, career, and life. The Initiative developed an academic standarization for the United States. The development of the Common Core State Standards shows what can be done when minds join together to help students succeed. Click on the logo to read more about the initiative.
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The Council and its member school districts work to help our school children meet the highest standards and become successful and productive members of society.