State Takes Feedback On Student Achievement Standards

The state is taking feedback on proposed new student achievement standards.  Education Commissioner Michael Hanley is hosting meetings around the state, and was in Fairbanks Tuesday.  The new standards will replace the current package developed in the mid 1990’s, and are designed to clarify what’s expected of kids at each grade level.  Hanley says they’re based on a Common Core package developed by the National Governors Association and the council of chief state school officers.

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