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Learn more about Common Core and ask your questions at four parent meetings

Learn More About Common Core:

Parents have plenty of questions about the Common Core State Standards and how they affect their kids in Metro Schools. To help keep them informed about this very important topic, Dr. Register and his staff are hosting a series of parent meetings designed to share the facts and dispel the rumors about Common Core. The district is now in its third year of implementation, with full adoption of the standards for reading/language arts and mathematics across all grades K-12.

Why does Metro Schools believe in Common Core? Watch this short video to find out:

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These meetings will help parents learn more about how the standards are used in Metro Schools, the curriculum used to support them and the assessments needed to measure them. There will be an opportunity at each meeting for Q&A with district officials.

We hope to see you at one of these meetings!

Thursday, April 24 at 5:30 p.m., John Overton High School Thursday, May 1 at 5:30 p.m., at Madison Middle School Wednesday, May 7 at 5:30 p.m., at Apollo Middle School - Hosted by Jay Steele, chief academic officer Wednesday, May 14 at 5:30 p.m., at Gower Elementary School (rescheduled from April 28)