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Common Core part 3: New standards allow students to do math more than one way

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New standards allow students to do math more than one way.

Editor's note: Common Core State Standards are being implemented in every Tennessee math and English Language Arts (ELA) course in grades K-12 this fall. This series of stories asks, "What is Common Core, and what does it mean for your child?" Today we look at the standards in math.

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