West Prairie http://tspr.org en Districts Will Compare Notes on New Curricula http://tspr.org/post/districts-will-compare-notes-new-curricula <p>Next school year will be a year of transition for Illinois districts. Many will complete the transition to new Common Core standards adopted by the Illinois State Board of Education.<br /><br />Macomb Superintendent Alene Reuschel said the change makes professional development more urgent for teachers.<br /><br />She said, &ldquo;Schools traditionally have their own kickoff meetings but this time we&#39;re going to come together as an education community. And because we&#39;re all facing many of the same challenges, especially in the Common Core.&rdquo;<br /> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 20:33:19 +0000 James Lenz 13703 at http://tspr.org Districts Will Compare Notes on New Curricula