(Hour 3a) Opting-Out-of-Common-Core-e1421353974403Rich talked to us about Common Core and the Smarter Balanced Assessments.  He talked about the zeroes that were passed out to the students who opted out of the assessments.  He pointed out the lack of consistent communication and shared some of the inconsistencies that he heard from officials.  “Did Manchester administrators mislead us?” he wondered aloud.