Updated: 01/28/2014 5:25 PM
Created: 01/28/2014 3:49 PM WHEC.com
A local assemblyman taking a stand against Common Core. Assemblyman Bill Nojay has introduced what he's calling the APPLE Plan to remove the Common Core from New York State.
APPLE stands for achieving pupil preparedness and learning excellence. It includes stopping the implementation of Common Core, provide funding for professional development and reducing the focus on student testing.
Nojay says the plan comes after input from parents, teachers and students.