The Salt Lake City Tribune conducted a poll of 1,500 likely Utah voters and found that they disapproved of the Common Core State Standards and SAGE assessment.
After being forced into a primary, Governor Gary Herbert (R-UT) now says he want the Utah State Board of Education to end Common Core and SAGE testing.
Is Utah Governor Gary Herbert having a change of heart? One can only hope. From The Salt Lake Tribune: Gov. Gary Herbert will ask the attorney general to look into what, if any, federal entanglements have been involved in Utah’s adoption of Common Core State Standards in math and language arts. He’s also convening a […]
Governor Gary Herbert (R-UT) was gave his March press conference. He was asked a question by Robert Gehrke of the Salt Lake Tribune about the Common Core repeal bill that was signed in Indiana. Governor Herbert’s answer revealed that Pence is aware Indiana is simply rebranding, not rewriting, the Common Core. Robert Gehrke (Salt Lake […]
A new petition website has launched in Utah to rally its citizens against the Common Core State Standards being implemented in that state. Here is the language of the petition: Based upon the factual evidence documented at www.UtahnsAgainstCommonCore.com I ask the Governor, State Board of Education, and State Superintendent to immediately take the steps necessary […]