Responses from nearly 100 school superintendents across
Wisconsin with their feelings about the Common Core academic
standards have been released by a legislative committee.
panel created by Republicans to study the standards released
results of the four-question survey on Tuesday. The committee is
expected to release its recommendations related to the Common
Core curriculum on Wednesday and vote on it Thursday.
The survey was
sent to all 426 public school districts in Wisconsin and 94
superintendents expressed their support for the standards, which
they said are more rigorous than what was in place previously.
Tea party conservatives pushed for the review of the standards
amid concerns that they were too weak and amount to a nationwide