The amount of hubris that comes from the education educracy never ceases to amaze me. The latest example is from OK SBOE member Lee Baxter.
Jenni White of Reclaiming Oklahoma Parent Empowerment says that there are serious issues with Oklahoma’s proposed new standards that need to be revised.
The Oklahoma State Board of Education (sans Bill Price and Kathryn Franks) along with some teachers and parents have filed a lawsuit in order to stop the Common Core repeal that Governor Mary Fallin signed earlier this month. It will be heard before the Oklahoma Supreme Court on July 14th at 10:30am. Jenni White of […]
Senate Bill 1146 was filed by State Senator Eddie Fields (R-Wynona) with the Oklahoma Senate that would effectively order the State Board of Education to not align curriculum with the Common Core State Standards and halt the implementation of the Common Core State Standards in Oklahoma schools. Oklahoma recently had an interim study on the […]
Restore Oklahoma Public Education requests the help of fellow Sooners for the upcoming Oklahoma State Board of Education meeting coming up this Thursday, July 25th. If you are able please be at the meeting that is being held at the Oliver Hodge Building (northest of the Capitol on the Capitol Complex – 2500 N.Lincoln, Oklahoma […]
Yes the students signed FERPA waivers, but did they really expect this? Also can students sign this for themselves? It would seem that the spirit, if not the letter, of state and federal privacy laws were violated by the State Board of Education and Oklahoma Department of Education. It’s one thing to have their information […]