72% of Arkansas' college freshmen aren't ready for college-level work and spend their tuition gaining remedial skills they should've received for free in high school.
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The Arkansas State Board of Education adopted the Common Core State Standards in July 2010. With our students fully prepared for the future, our state will be best positioned to compete successfully in the global economy. Implementation takes place in all K-12 classrooms during the 2013 school year.