Finalist

Common Core, State-by-State (TIE)

Source: The Hechinger Report

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Judges’ Comments:

“Great idea: trying to humanize and paint a broad picture of “how Common Core rollout is going” across the country. … The Florida piece stands out, especially.”

“Found it valuable to get a specific delineation of Common Core issues that defined each state.”

EWA is grateful to the College Board for its generous support of the 2016 National Awards for Education Reporting.