NYC Schools Chancellor Announces Common Core Awareness Campaign

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

The school system is experiencing a major shift to the new, high learning standards, which are designed to equip students with the skills they need to succeed in college and careers.

The Department of Education will place posters, printed in English and Spanish, on subways and buses, and on Staten Island Ferry boats over the next few weeks.

In addition, the DOE is premiering a new monthly newspaper insert titled "Public School Press" which this month focuses exclusively on the Common Core.

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