By George Hunka
Tomorrow night — Wednesday, December 11, 2013 — Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is sponsoring a public forum on Common Core standards with State Education Commissioner John King, who will be there to hear your thoughts and take your questions. The forum begins at 6:00pm and will be held at the Spruce Street School, 12 Spruce Street.
“I understand there is controversy surrounding this issue and that opinions about the new curriculum vary widely,” Silver writes; here’s an opportunity to air your thoughts and ask your questions of those responsible for implementing the standards. To read more about the Common Core standards, visit the Web site for the initiative here.