The Education Exchange: Understanding the Failure of Common Core

A “blunt instrument” to share common standards for college-readiness across states wound up on the ash heap. Tom Loveless tells the story in a new book.

An education researcher and former senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, Tom Loveless, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss a new book by Loveless, “Between the State and the Schoolhouse: Understanding the Failure of the Common Core.”

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