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StateImpact Indiana: Common Core

by Kyle Stokes

April 19, 2012

It won’t be long until students in almost every state are held to the same expectations in school.  That’s because 45 states have adopted a uniform set of academic standards called the Common Core.  When they’re fully implemented, the standards will bring new — and, state officials say, more rigorous — statewide tests to Indiana in 2015.  But StateImpact Indiana’s Kyle Stokes found one school that offers a preview of what students can expect.