Melinda Gates says Common Core pushback propelled by changing too much, too fast

Oct 8, 2015 by

Kyla Calvert Mason – PBS NewsHour Anchor Gwen Ifill talks with Bill and Melinda Gates about their foundation’s influence on American public education and what they’ve learned in 15 years of supporting sometimes controversial reforms.

The couple have been criticized in some quarters for pushing changes that lead to too many tests. In this video clip, Melinda Gates talks about the lessons learned from the implementation of the Common Core in tandem with new tests and new teacher evaluations in many states. She said

Source: Melinda Gates says Common Core pushback propelled by changing too much, too fast

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    Ned

    LOL! Always excuses!

    No, the problem is not about too many changes too fast. FAST CHANGES are needed but not ones that DUMB DOWN kids and content that has NO substance or merit as is offered in Communist Core.

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