Education reform debate

Published 03/06 2014 03:42PM

Updated 03/06 2014 03:46PM

MADISON, Wis. (WFRV) - Wisconsin's education system could soon be revamped. 

Lawmakers and educators debated about possible changes today at a Senate "education committee" hearing in Madison. Republican senators are pushing two bills that would do away with the common core standards and replace them with a state run standard.

But superintendents across the state worry this new bill puts education in the hands of lawmakers, and would ultimately hurt the quality of education. 

For a look at that standards bill, click here.

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