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Common Core: “Huge Advantage” for Military Families

September 21, 2012

Needing to relocate is an all too familiar reality for many military families. “Each time her family moves, T. Kimberly King has to navigate a new public school system. As a military spouse, that has meant figuring out that an honors student in Florida might not be considered on grade level when they move to another state.” According to The News Journal article Military families salute core standards move, military families view the Common Core as a “huge advantage” that will help students succeed academically. In addition to the work of the Delaware Department of Education, the Delaware Parent Teacher Association is working to help parents learn more about the state’s new standards.

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