Bill Filed to Halt Common Core Implementation in Oklahoma

Senate Bill 1146 was filed by State Senator Eddie Fields (R-Wynona) with the Oklahoma Senate that would effectively order the State Board of Education to not align curriculum with the Common Core State Standards and halt the implementation of the Common Core State Standards in Oklahoma schools.  Oklahoma recently had an interim study on the Common Core State Standards.  You can read and watch all of the testimony from that hearing here.

You can read the bill here or below:

 

HT: Jenni White of Restore Oklahoma Public Education

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Shane Vander Hart is the Editor-in-Chief of Caffeinated Thoughts, a popular Christian conservative blog in Iowa. He is also the President of 4:15 Communications, a social media & communications consulting/management firm, along with serving as the communications director for American Principles Project’s Preserve Innocence Initiative.  Prior to this Shane spent 20 years in youth ministry serving in church, parachurch, and school settings.  He has taught Jr. High History along with being the Dean of Students for Christian school in Indiana.  Shane and his wife home school their three teenage children and have done so since the beginning.   He has recently been recognized by Campaigns & Elections Magazine as one of the top political influencers in Iowa. Shane and his family reside near Des Moines, IA.  You can connect with Shane on Facebook, follow him on Twitter or connect with him on Google +.

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