Ann Marie Banfield wrote an excellent letter to her local school board in Bedford, NH about the Next Generation Science Standards that can be a model.
Governor Maggie Hassan (D-NH) vetoed SB 101, a bill that would have prohibited the implementation of the Common Core State Standards.
The New Hampshire House and Senate both approved SB 0101 which makes the Common Core voluntary for schools to use. The bill goes to Governor Hassan’s desk.
No Common Core Maine sponsored a conference last weekend entitled New England “Fall Out” From Common Core held in York, ME. The conference included speakers such as Dr. Sandra Stotsky, Dr. Mercedes Schneider, Dr. Peg Luksik, Ann Marie Banfield, Erin Tuttle, Jamie Gass and Heidi Sampson Below are videos from the different sessions.
Cornerstone Policy Research held a Common Core forum last Tuesday at St. Anselm College’s Institute of Politics in Manchester, NH. Granite Grok videoed all of the speakers: Here are the introductory remarks made by Ashley Pratte and Ann Marie Banfield: Then Jamie Gass of the Pioneer Institute: Then Dr. Sandra Stotsky, who was a member […]