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“Arkansans Ask: What Is Common Core?”

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We’ve all heard of Common Core State Standards, but how familiar are you with what they mean for Arkansas students and educators? Find out in a special episode of “Arkansans Ask” on Monday, Sept. 21, at 7 p.m.

Featuring a discussion with Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin and Cabot Public School District Superintendent Tony Thurman, Ph.D., moderated by Steve Barnes, “Arkansans Ask: What Is Common Core?” will include an overview of the current state standards and of how curriculum works to achieve those standards. It will also provide a wonderful opportunity for you to share your thoughts and ask your questions during the live broadcast.

All of our viewers are invited to submit questions and comments by calling 1-800-662-2386, emailing or tweeting #ARAsk.


Sept. 21, 2015

“Arkansas Ask: What Is Common Core?,” 7 p.m.