PBS NewsHour

Common Core standards face push back in Louisiana

Clip: 06/09/2014 | 8m 4s

Just a few years ago, the push to create a set of K-12 educational standards enjoyed bipartisan support. Governors across the country got behind the Common Core, including Louisiana's Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal, whose state ranks near the bottom for high school achievement. Louisiana Public Broadcasting’s Shauna Sanford reports on a growing battle in that state over the standards.

Aired: 06/09/14

Rating: NR

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