Comments for: Maine adopts new ‘common core’ education standards

Posted April 05, 2011, at 4:51 p.m.
Last modified April 06, 2011, at 7:51 a.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine has become the 42nd state to adopt a new set of academic standards known as Common Core. Gov. Paul LePage on Friday signed the Common Core standards bill into law after it passed both the House and Senate unanimously. The administration says it sets forth a …

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