Common Core, One Symptom of a Terminal Disease

Common Core is a single symptom of the terminal disease called federalization of education. Those who focus solely on Common Core will once again witness the educational system succumb to federal control of academic standards, curriculum, testing, student loans, teacher-preparation programs: the entire educational system. A patient will die when he insists on treating an acute cough with cold medicine when the cause of the cough is the cancer sarcoidosis. Historically, those rejecting federal Read more […]

Maine Governor Regrets Signing Common Core Curriculum Into Law

Remember me writing about the Common Core State Standards Initiative that was developed by the National Governors Association Center?  In reality, the production of the education curriculum was prompted by the federal government, but hidden under the guise of the state governors to help sell it to the American people. Since its inception into classrooms all across America, more and more parents have become alarmed at what the Common Core curriculum is teaching their kids.  If you recall, I shared Read more […]