Tennessee House Votes to Replace Common Core

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Yesterday the Tennessee House votes 97 to 0 to pass HB 1035, a bill that would replace the Common Core State Standards by the 2017-2018 school year. Here is the bill’s summary in full: AMENDMENT #1 rewrites this bill and requires the state board of education to implement a process whereby the set of standards […]

Rick Santorum Discusses Common Core

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Former U.S. Senator and prospective 2016 candidate Rick Santorum met with a group of state legislators in Iowa and discussed education, his opposition to Common Core, and how those standards will not fix failing schools. You can watch the video of his remarks here or below: Transcription: This also goes with the issue of Common […]