Category: Common Core

‘Modern Educayshun’ & Equality’

‘Modern Educayshun’ & ‘#Equality’ – Two Brilliant Short Films About Why Political Correctness Is Bad By Jim Weaver We talk about this kind of thing all the time, modern political correctness is killing this country and has almost killed Europe. I…

A Short Angry History Of Modern Schooling

John Taylor Gatto October 31, 2016   A former New York teacher of the year, Gatto is probably the most interesting writer/speaker on education today. He shows that our bureaucratic schools and our bureaucratic society just get in the way…

Who’s Not Truthful About Common Core?

Ohio Governor John Kasich … took off the gloves this past week and implied that opponents of Common Core are liars. Written by Steve Byas – THE NEW AMERICAN A line of division among the potential Republican candidates for president…

WE WILL NOT CONFORM – July 22

July the 22nd A LIVE interactive experience during which cinema audiences will actively engage with Glenn Beck and other experts as a comprehensive plan to fight back against Common Core is crafted in real time. Fathom Events and Glenn Beck…

Rebuttal to Common Core

Letter to the Editor   Jim Mullen Parkersburg, WV The Parkersburg News report of Tuesday’s Wood County Board of Education meeting stated board members were presented a one hour and 40-minute presentation on the next-generation standards (sanitized new code words…

Classical Education vs. Common Core

In the spring of 2010 the federal government required cash-strapped states to sign on to the Common Core Standards in order to qualify for over $4.35 billion in Race to the Top [stimulus] funds. The deadline was such that the…