I'm sharing an op-ed article written by Sandra Stotsky, who was a member of the Massachusetts Board of Education and heard the sales pitch on behalf of Common Core. Her article appeared in the Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, edition of The Wall Street Journal. This link will take you to it:
I interviewed her, at length, for an article I wrote about Common Core for a monthly parenting magazine in Massachusetts, Bay State Parent. Sandra brings sharp insight -- and much criticism -- to this latest reform effort in public education. Her views are not to be dismissed.