Kenneth Newman, Ed.D., Professor of Educational Leadership, Jackson
February 28, 2013 - Dr. Kenneth Newman has discussed Common Core Standards and their impact on teaching and learning in the classroom through a session entiled: Introduction to Common Core. Presentations were made to the SOE faculty, Secondary Unit Faculty, Student Teacher Supervisors, STEA, Germantown Faculty, and to four undergraduate classes. The presentations were made in both Jackson and Germantown campuses. The introduction to Common Core gave the background and an overview of Common Core State Standards, as well as shifts that will occur in both ELA and Math.