Common Core is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization formed in 2007 to advocate for a content-rich liberal arts education in America's KŠ12 schools. We believe that a child who graduates from high school without an understanding of culture, the arts, history, literature, civics, and language has been, in fact, left behind. To improve education in America, we are promoting programs, policies, and initiatives at the local, state, and federal levels that provide students with challenging, rigorous instruction in the full range of liberal arts and sciences.
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