Taking the Lead in Early Implementation

Boone County School District's Common Core implementation journey

When Kentucky's language arts and math standards received a grade D from an education policy think tank, Boone County School District leaders wanted to move fast to implement the new - and more rigorous - Common Core State Standards. Ongoing professional learning, new instructional coaches and more teacher leader support helped teachers and students make the shifts required for a successful implementation.

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Watch what lessons school leaders learned from their Common Core implementation:

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