By Danielle Dreilinger | NOLA.com
The newest member of the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, Mary Harris, said Tuesday she opposes the Common Core academic standards and the related test created by the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers.
"I would like to see something replace Common Core that's more beneficial to our students," said Harris, principal of an arts magnet elementary school in Shreveport. - Read More
Lee county's decision to get rid of Common Core is inspiring other counties across the nation.