Tag: Michelle Malkin

Common Core Criticized at Defending the American Dream Summit

Filed in Common Core State Standards by on September 3, 2013 0 Comments
Common Core Criticized at Defending the American Dream Summit

Americans for Prosperity Foundation held their annual Defending the American Dream Summit in Orlando, FL last Friday and Sunday.  The Common Core State Standards were discussed by a number of the speakers (and by the crowd on occasion). Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) reemphasized his opposition to the Common Core State Standards which you can see […]

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Common Core: Mandate for Mediocrity

Filed in Common Core State Standards by on January 25, 2013 0 Comments

Michelle Malkin’s second installment of the Common Core is up at Townhall.com.  She focuses on the ELA standards this time. Money quote right here: Bipartisan Common Core defenders claim their standards are merely “recommendations.” But the standards, “rubrics” and “exemplars” are tied to tests and textbooks. The textbooks and tests are tied to money and […]

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Michelle Malkin is (Almost) Spot On

Filed in Common Core State Standards by on January 23, 2013 0 Comments
Michelle Malkin is (Almost) Spot On

Michelle Malkin has made the Common Core State Standards the subject of her syndicated column this week which has been published not only on her own website, but at places like Townhall.com and National Review.  Her first article is the first in a series on the Common Core so perhaps she’ll get to it.  She […]

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