It is a controversial topic in Louisiana and the Common Core Curriculum will go into effect starting next school year.
Joining the Eyewitness Morning News with more on Common Core is Cissy Laforge, Vice President of Programs for the School Leadership Center. She will be leading a workshop next month for principals and teachers, on Common Core.
The Common Core training for principals and school teachers, will be held January 14 and 15. Tuition is $300-$350 and it will be held from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm at the Lindy Boggs International Conference Center in the University of New Orleans Research & Technology Park. For more information, call 504- 267-7239.