12:09 PM on April 28, 2014 by  Nicholas Tampio

According to Delaware Gov. Jack Markell, “It’s not about some malicious thing coming from Washington, D.C.”

The National Governors Association (NGA) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) coordinated the Common Core State Standards Initiative (CCSSI). Achieve, Inc. helped develop the standards themselves. If you have any additional questions about the Common Core, please contact these groups directly:

National Governors Association
444 N. Capitol St.
Washington, D.C. 20001-1512

Council of Chief State School Officers
One Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001-1431

Achieve, Inc.
1400 16th St NW #510
Washington, DC 20036