Iowans for Local control launched a petition today to stop the Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards in Iowa.
I started up Iowans for Local Control as a Facebook page, and now it joins Hoosiers Against Common Core with a brand new website. Please also follow on Twitter. This entity is now a TAE participant. Be sure to let your friends know – especially the ones who live in Iowa! It’s a work in […]
Congressman Steve King (R-Kiron) and former First Lady of Iowa Christie Vilsack (D-Ames) had their final debate in the Iowa 4th Congressional District race. The first question dealt with No Child Left Behind. Below is the audio of that section of the debate from Iowans for Local Control. I’m curious is education being discussed in […]
An article in the Indianapolis Star today demonstrates the impact that can be made in battling the Common Core State Standards. Tony Bennett, the Indiana State Superintendent of Education who is an elected official, has found that his challenge for re-election has been on the right, not on the left with teacher’s unions. He wants […]