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Gov. Branstad Says School Standards Are Locally Controlled
DES MOINES, IA (CBS 2/FOX 28) -- Governor Terry Branstad is assuring Iowans that control of Iowa's education standards will stay in the hands of local officials
Governor Branstad signed an executive order to ensure local control in state education assessments.
This comes after many people expressed concerns over possible federal control in our schools due to the Common Core Program.
The Governor says he wants Iowans to be at the forefront of making the state's schools some of the best in the nation.