Archive for Common Core

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 @ 9:57PM

Fighting Common Core

Many have inquired about how to address the problems prevalent in the newly mandated Common Core or CCSS. The CCSS is statist, leftist and is the antithesis to a Christian world view. To summarize, there are two areas of concern. 1) This federally mandated system requires government control of every…

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 @ 7:18PM

Adult Material Hidden in Common Core Literature

Debbie DeGroff of Operation Jericho writes: Much has been written about some of the book selections used in the Common Core Language Standards by others who are also concerned about what the children are being forced to read in government schools. Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye and Dreaming in Cuban…

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Thursday, February 27th, 2014 @ 8:46AM

Problems with Common Core

George F. Will writes in his article on Common Core: The Obama administration has purchased states’ obedience by partially conditioning waivers from onerous federal regulations (from No Child Left Behind) and receipt of federal largess ($4.35 billion in Race to the Top money from the 2009 stimulus) on the states’…

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Friday, February 21st, 2014 @ 8:42AM

Common Core and the EduTech Abyss

Michelle Malkin writes in her article on Common Core: The Common Core gold rush is on. Apple, Pearson, Google, Microsoft and Amplify are all cashing in on the federal standards/testing/textbook racket. But the EduTech boondoggle is no boon for students. It’s more squandered tax dollars down the public school drain….

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