The Common Core Standards are at the center of Kentucky's reform agenda. Segments in the Common Core 360 program "Kentucky Case Study" cover the following topics:
-Kentucky is the first state in the nation to officially adopt Common Core Standards.
-Common Core is what is needed to prepare today's students for college and career readiness.
-Kentucky's Senate Bill 1 requires new standards, new assessments, and a new accountability system to be in place for the 2011-2012 school year.
-Teachers are engaged in the development process of the Common Core Standards.
-Educators have been trained to apply the Common Core Standards.
Follow Kentucky educators as they work to implement the Common Core State Standards.
To view the entire program, log in to your Common Core 360 account. If you don't have an account, visit schoolimprovement.com/common-core-360/ to sign up for a free 30-day trial.