Common Core

Arts Alliance Illinois joins Common Core Coalition

Common Core: Real Learning for Real Life

In Illinois today, 80 percent of jobs require some sort of postsecondary degree, yet only 30% of the state’s adults ever earn one. To raise the bar, Illinois -- and 44 other states -- have adopted Common Core State Standards.

Arts at the Core Tour kicks off in Carbondale

Arts at the Core in Carbondale

Arts Alliance Illinois launched the Arts at the Core Tour today in Carbondale. More than 50 teachers from Jackson and Perry County schools in Southern Illinois joined us to talk about Common Core State Standards.

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