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Board of EducationEducation Matters

The Common Core

Education Matters (February 2014): Board President Philip Kauffman led a discussion about the Common Core State Standards to include the Montgomery County Public Schools roll-out, teacher training, new testing measures, the benefits, and challenges. Guests included Marty Creel, director, department of curriculum and instruction, Office of Curriculum and Instructional Programs (OCIP); Niki Hazel, director, elementary integrated curriculum, OCIP; Carole Working, principal, Quince Orchard High School; and Margaret “Margie” Sybert, staff development teacher, Bel Pre Elementary School.


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