Nan Austin

July 23, 2014 4:55 PM

On Campus: Hopes for, fears of Common Core running high

Fair farm animals versus dittoed sheets: Two ways of learning lay out the hopes for hands-on, real-life Common Core lessons, compared with the assembly-line stress too many classrooms endured over the past few years. Here are some tips for parents on what to look for and ways to help their students thrive in the coming school year.

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