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Editorial: Common Core name change is not helpful

The exact purpose of Gov. Brewer's edict on Friday to call the state's new education standards "Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards" instead of "Common Core" does not actually change the standards. It only gets the political obstacle of the name Common Core out of the state vernacular.


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