A First Look at the Common Core and College and Career Readiness

The Common Core State Standards Initiative represents one of the most significant reforms to U.S. education in recent history. The efforts of 48 states, two territories, and the District of Columbia have—for the first time—given consensus to educators on the essential knowledge and skills necessary for the college and career readiness of our nation’s students. As of October 2010, 41 states have adopted the Common Core State Standards.

A report by ACT, Inc.

Publication Date: 
Friday, January 1, 2010
Author: 
ACT, Inc.