What kids are taught in one state is different from what kids are taught in another, better preparing some students for college and the job market than their peers. Stand For Children wants all U.S. governors to commit to implement the Common Core Standards so that all high school graduates will be ready to compete in the global marketplace.
You can talk all day over coffee about the changes you'd like to see at your school. Unless you're saying it to someone who can make a difference, your opinions will last as long as your caramel macchiato. So who's your go-to guy or girl? Your school board.