state Senate http://wrvo.org en Assembly votes to delay some effects of Common Core http://wrvo.org/post/assembly-votes-delay-some-effects-common-core <p></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:00:21 +0000 Karen DeWitt 52276 at http://wrvo.org New York's top educator discusses Common Core with lawmakers http://wrvo.org/post/new-yorks-top-educator-discusses-common-core-lawmakers <p></p><p>State senators questioned New York&rsquo;s top educator and other education professionals Tuesday at a hearing in Syracuse looking at new Common Core assessments and student achievement.</p><p>State Sen. John DeFrancisco, R-Syracuse, suggested some questions from the Common Core exam be removed, like ones that require students to draw shapes to represent numbers.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 11:22:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 45012 at http://wrvo.org New York's top educator discusses Common Core with lawmakers