7 Lessons for Common Core Communication

May 2014, Volume 37, Issue 9

Despite its good intentions, the Common Core often gets misunderstood. Or it doesn’t even cross people’s minds—two-thirds of Americans have never even heard of it. In the March issue of Kappan magazine, Patricia A. Maunsell shares new insights from research on how states had communicated changes in state assessments in the recent past. She offers seven lessons that can help leaders more effectively educate all stakeholders about new standards.

Read the full article: “Communication is key to Common Core.”