He's up for reelection. He'll say anything.
But this is a remarkable about-face on Common Core.
Among [Cuomo's] education pledges is a solemn one "not to use Common Core scores for at least five years, and then only if our children are ready."This isn't a repeal of Common Core. Rather, it's Cuomo struggling to reassure parents that thescores from Common Core won't be used for any purpose, such as deciding which schools to shut down, or which students are deemed "proficient" in subject areas.
There's been some controversy about those scores.
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