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Distribution of answers submitted by New Jersey voters.
Yes, I support a national base standard but allow states and local districts to customize their implementation
Yes, national standards will help improve our national average and better prepare students for college
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Our public education system is a disaster. I have seen no improvement in decades, although the cost per student is increasing at an astounding pace. History, math, science, English, foreign languages, physical fitness and ethics should be the meat and... 5 years ago from a Republican in Manchester Township, NJ
Yes provided that it exceeds the current strictest state's standards, cost of implementation is limited to what each state currently pays, it eliminates citizens' taxes that currently support its educational system, it is available to all US... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Helmetta, NJ
No, Teachers should be enabled to educate to a student's potential, instead of to a guideline's. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Hoboken, NJ
No, because it will narrow the focus to teaching to have students pass an assessment which is not the purpose of education. 5 years ago from a Democrat in West Milford, NJ