When is less really more?
Sometimes less is just an empty box.
"The Common Core may raise standards in some school districts, but one ought to read the literature with a critical eye.The Common Core has not been field tested anywhere. The Common Core does not address many root causes of underperforming schools, such as hungry students or dangerous neighborhoods. And the Common Core has an opportunity cost, namely, that it forces thriving school districts to adopt programs that may be a worse fit for the student body."