More evidence that Common Core = the Agenda 21 “Sustainability” education agenda:
November 1, 2012,
ASCD has released a new report titled Fulfilling the Promise of the Common Core State Standards: Moving from Adoption to Implementation to Sustainability illuminating activities educators and policymakers at all levels can undertake to successfully implement the Common Core State Standards across the nation. The recommendations included in Fulfilling the Promise of the Common Core State Standards are derived from data gathered from field work, surveys, and educator summits ASCD hosted along with CCSSO in Arkansas, Colorado, North Carolina, and Utah. Based on the data gathered, ASCD has made a number of key recommendations to … implement the Common Core State Standards… Among the recommendations are to:
- Align initiatives into comprehensive reforms;
- Make sure educators deeply understand the standards and the key instructional shifts they require; and
- Vet instructional resources for quality and alignment with the standards.