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Officials Speak Against Common Core

Officials Speak Against Common Core

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY It’s not merely parents who are raising a ruckus against the new Common Core standards that the Obama Administration is trying to impose on all schools. Many public officials are speaking out too. Former Education Commissioner Robert Scott was the Texas official who articulated that state’s rejection of Common Core. [...]

My Child Is Not Common

My Child Is Not Common

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY The New York Times published an interesting color picture of moms, both white and African-American, who were demonstrating against the plan to impose so-called Common Core standards on all children. The moms carried signs that said “My Child Is Not Common.” Common Core is scheduled to take over the testing of all U.S. [...]

Plan To Control What Schools Teach

Plan To Control What Schools Teach

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The people who want national control of public school curriculum have figured out that they can achieve that goal by controlling the tests that all students must take. The tests will be written by the same people who created Common Core. If students haven't studied a curriculum that is "aligned" with Common Core, they will [...]

Common Core Developers Fail To Warranty Product

Common Core Developers Fail To Warranty Product

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM Although many would like Americans to believe that the Common Core standards were developed by states, were state led, and belong to the states, that is simply false. The standards belong solely to the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) and the Council of Chief State School [...]

Will the Feds Now Run Public Schools?

Will the Feds Now Run Public Schools?

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Ever since Congress began pouring our federal tax dollars into public schools, parents have been solicitous to have Congress write into law that we do not want the federal people or the U.S. Department of Education to write the curriculum or lesson plans for our children. Parents want those decisions made at the local level by [...]

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