MA State Education Commissioner talks Common Core

Posted at: 11/27/2013 6:44 PM
Updated at: 11/27/2013 6:51 PM
By: Elaine Houston

New Yorkers remain divided over the new Common Core standards, but Massachusetts State Education Commissioner Mitchell Chester is excited about Common Core.

Test scores in Massachusetts are already some of the best in the nation.

Commissioner Mitchell Chester believes Common Core will make his students even more college and career ready.

Elaine Houston recently sat down with Chester to see what, if anything, New York can learn from Massachusetts.