Common Core standards set the stage for new state accountability tests

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CST; updated 3:44 p.m. CST, Thursday, March 7, 2013

Editor's note: The third in a series of three stories about Columbia Public Schools' new academic standards, this installment addresses how state accountability tests will change in the wake of Common Core and how district assessments are trying to better align with the new standards.