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EMBRACE THE COMMON CORE - Tuesday September 09, 2014

I'm in attendance at the Intelligence squared taping of "Embrace the Common Core" debates at 129 West 67th Street, Lincoln Center, NYC.

This is a series of Debates discussing a particular topic.

Tonight’s panel is FOR

Carmel Martin, Exec. VP, Center for American Progress & Fmr. Assistant Secretary of Education, and Michael Petrilli, President, Fordham Institute & Co-Editor,Knowledge at the Core


Carol Burris, Principal, South Side High School & Blogger, Washington Post’s “Answersheet” and, Frederick Hess, Resident Scholar and Director of Educational Policy Studies, AEI

The audience is the electronic voting participants. Before the debates began, we voted as to whether we were for or against the issue "Embrace the Common Core".

After the debate we once again cast our vote.

The FOR’s won the debate according to the audience’s vote at the end.

For more information, or to catch the archived Video of the debates, and future as well as older debates, please visit www.intelligencesquaredus.org/