Missouri to back out of federal 'Common Core' school curriculum…

Missouri to back out of federal ‘Common Core’ school curriculum

Bill: HB616 (PDF) SB210 (PDF)

Sponsored by Rep. Kurt Bahr and Sen. John Lamping, HB616/SB210 states, “The state board of education shall not adopt, and the department of elementary and secondary education shall not implement, the Common Core State Standards developed by the Common Core Standards Initiative. Any actions taken to adopt or implement the Common Core State Standards as of the effective date of this section are void. Common Core State Standards or any other statewide education standards shall not be adopted or implemented without the approval of the general assembly.”

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