Indiana to write own education standards

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Monday, March 3, 2014

After falling out of favor with Gov. Mike Pence, the national Common Core educational standards that had been adopted during the tenure of former Gov. Mitch Daniels have now been rejected by the State Legislature.

SB 91 would mandate that Indiana set it own college- and career-readiness standards.

Carmel schools had already adopted the Common Core standards prior to their official start date.

The bill was authored by Sen. Scott Schneider, R-Carmel.

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