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Parents Be Aware

If your child is in the primary grades (pre-K through 5th grade) you need to be aware of a new National Assessment (end of the year test) based on the Common Core Standards adopted in 2010.  A new cycle of assessment has been slated for the 2014-2015 school year.  These tests will begin at grade 3 in language arts and mathematics.  Public and private
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PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) is a 22-state consortium working together to develop next-generation K-12 assessments in English and math.  PARCC benefits: Students will know if they are on track to graduate ready for college and careers   Teachers with regular results available to guide learning and instruction   Parents with clear and timely information about the progress of
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The Young Consumer Program – Citizens Alert

The Young Consumer Program is a community driven activity that extends the boundaries of home and the classroom in an effort to transform the process of educating young learners for the remainder of the 21st century and beyond. In 2010 most states have agreed on Common Core National Standards that define what students should know and be able to perform. In the 2014 school
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Young Consumer Program: Looking Forward To A New Year

We hope you enjoyed your summer and are looking forward to the 2012-2013 school year.  The 2011-2012 Young Consumer Program was the most productive and successful year to date (1998-2012).  Young Consumer participants exceeded 14,000 and that does not include the countless shopping spectators that share the store on the morning of the shopping visit. Our Cogmotion team, including Steve, Howie, Vicki, Ryan, Michelle
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