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State board member to address Common Core standards in Gainesville
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A public hearing is set for tonight in Gainesville on Common Core standards in Georgia schools.

Kevin Boyd, member of the state Board of Education for the 9th District, which covers Hall County and other parts of Northeast Georgia, will hear from the community on the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards in mathematics and English/language arts and the “performance and problems of public education,” according to a news release from the state Department of Education.

Those who wish to share their views must sign up prior to the meeting by contacting Debbie Caputo at 404-657-7410.

The hearing will be 7 tonight at Gainesville High School, 830 Century Place.

To contact Boyd, email or call 404-657-7410.

This meeting and one tonight in Thomasville wrap up hearings held in August and September in each congressional district across the state.

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