HB 377 voids the Common Core State Standards and establishes a standards review council has been initially endorsed by the Montana House on a 55-45 vote.
Dr. Sandra Stotsky sent me an email about attempts to reauthorize and “fix” No Child Left Behind/Elementary and Secondary Education Act. To summarize what she said… “don’t do it” because Common Core is built into the bill being considered. Her message to our readers: The bill builds in Common Core in a clever way–by putting […]
Update: Our move is complete, and maintenance is finished. There is still some tweaking yet to do, but you should notice improvements with page load speed and (hopefully) a lack of server error messages. We are doing some major maintenance on our website. There will probably be some broken links and the website will not […]
Jenni White, President of Restore Oklahoma Public Education debated Michael Petrilli, President of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute at an event entitled, “Common Core Chaos?” The debate was held on November 11th at the Oklahoma Wesleyan University campus in Bartlesville. If you missed it you can watch the video below, you can read Jenni’s opening […]
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush sent a fundraising letter out for the 501(c)4 organization he launched last year – Excellence in Education National (the Foundation for Excellence in Education is a 501(c)3 he started). Reading through this five page letter I find an education policy topic strangely missing. I’m sure you can guess what it […]
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) will be the first in a line of prospective 2016 candidates who will ding former Florida Governor Jeb Bush on his love affair with the Common Core. Future swipes won’t be so indirect. Paul told Breitbart.com that support for the Common Core will be a non-starter. “I don’t see Common Core […]
Women on the Wall will be live in Texas tomorrow morning before and during Governor Mike Pence’s workshop at the Defending the American Dream Summit. They are going to host a conference call to benefit those us who are not able to be there. They are going from 9:00a-12:00p (CST). I’m focusing on 9:45a – […]
The Illinois Citizens for Better Education are sponsoring Fighting Common Core: Round 2. This even features a presentation by Dr. Duke Pesta. Admission is free. Saturday, September 20th at 1:00 pm The Gateway Building 200 NW Water Street Peoria, IL 61602 For more information contact Bill Lopotko at 309-579-2047. You can download the flyer below. […]