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Governor Asa Hutchinson on Common Core Review Council’s Findings and Recommendations

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson issued the following statement regarding the Governor’s Council on Common Core Review’s findings and recommendations: 

“I want to thank the Council and Lieutenant Governor Griffin for their extraordinary and thorough work over the past several months, which included more than 40 hours of hearings on this issue as well as ‘listening sessions’ all across the state providing Arkansans from every corner a chance to voice their opinions. 

“My next step is to review and discuss these recommendations with the Department of Education and the Board of Education to determine the timing and specifics of proposed changes.”

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