Parents of school age children are deeply troubled over the validity of the recently administered Grades 3-8 Common Core ELA and Math Assessments.
KPEL 96.5 FM in Louisiana reports that approximately 800 residents attended a Common Core forum held at Sam Houston High School in Calcasieu Parish. The meeting was attended by Calcasieu Parish School System officials, as well as Board of Elementary of Secondary Education members and members of the area’s legislative delegation. State. Rep. Brett Geymann, […]
We encourage activists to also make opposition to the Common Core part of your county political party platform. To that end we would like to provide a model resolution that you can use as a template. The template can be used for any political party as we believe opposition to the Common Core can and […]
It seems like fighting the Common Core is a David vs. Goliath proposition. It’s even more frustrating when the Common Core was approved behind closed doors and implemented without public knowledge. It’s frustrating when the media hardly discusses it, and when they do it’s typically slanted in favor of the Common Core. It’s disheartening to […]