Worried about how implementation of Common Core will affect the arts? Worried about how arts educators will be evaluated under new state plans and tied to new Common Core test? Your state just might have more time to figure out answers to these complex questions. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced in a HuffPo blog yesterday that he will give states a reprieve from certain aspects of teacher evaluations’ consequences and the new wave of testing tied to the Common Core.
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