Laserfiche WebLink <br />accepting-of-common-core-education-overhaul-than-other-states <br />California more accepting of Common Core education overhaul than other <br />states <br />By Pat Wingert, The Hechinger Report <br />POSTED: 10/15/13, 10:55 PM PDT I UPDATED: ON 10/15/2013 <br />Contr.oversy is dogging the rollout of the rigorous new Common Core <br />curriculum in many of the 45 states that first embraced the bipartisan <br />proposal, with critics saying the change in English and math standards are <br />a federal intrusion, an attack on local control or just too expensive. <br />··Ill~.:~~~~:t11~~~.r.i~.Ae.r.:B~t~.~rM~fi.•~.~0.•~.;'.'~1 <br />.i;, 0.t )'.~'0.1..€:'< says · a.1tu8.a.'a · ui.CnlSOll W: 'a ' ~~~·i~f~i·~~~t~~~~~.~~~'» <br />CA Ed Codes --Give CA Districts and Parents Options to Opt <br />Out: <br />Ed Code: 60615: "parent•s or guardian•s written request to school <br />officials to excuse his or her child from any or all parts of the <br />assessments administered pursuant to this chapter shall be granted." <br />Ed Code: 60618. {b) "School districts may use these model standards <br />as a guideline in developing district standards." <br />And: <br />RECEIVED FROM~.6'i:i..u.1~~;:;:.:;.;+1 <br />AND MADE A PART OF TH <br />COUNCIL MEETING OF.....i.;;:~...;..;_,__...:-1--1 <br />OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK <br />CARLA MORREALE, CITY CLERK