What exactly are the facts on Common Core?

…whether you agree with Common Core or not, the debate should start with and rely on facts – not politicized fiction.

via Facts, not fiction, on Common Core | CharlotteObserver.com.

Can someone point me to the core facts of the Common Core?

I really want to know if someone can cut through the clutter.

Thank you for piquing my interest, Nora.