The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Defending Common Core Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/335616/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Board of Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch, who led the push for new standards and testing, is stepping down in March. (Photo from City & State ) i Merryl Tisch, chancellor of the New York State Board of Regents, talks about the continued rollout of Common Core standards as she and State Education Commissioner John King hold forums to hear parents' concerns.