Flypaper's Amber Winkler reports from a briefing this morning on the status of the Common Core language arts and mathematics standards:Since they're not out as of January 22nd, I'm thinking we're looking at a further delay in the draft for comment, surely affecting the dates for final release of the common edition and official Kentucky action on state adoption.
That's not a big delay from the original timeline of being done by December 2009, but it does mean the Kentucky Board of Education will not meet the Senate Bill 1 deadline for new mathematics standards.
- The K-12 back-mapped standards in reading and in math will be released for public comment on January 4th.
- “Early” February is still the timeline for the final draft of both the end-of-high-school standards and the back-mapped ones in both subjects.
Friday, January 22, 2010
Here's a reprint of a blog post I shared on December 4: