Category Archives: Core Curriculum

Republicans Defeat Dem Attempt To Control Global Warming Lessons In Schools

Daily Caller – Senate Republicans soundly defeated an attempt by Democrats to get the federal government more involved in state’s Common Core standards by setting up a grant program to develop or improve “climate science” curricula in schools. Massachusetts Democratic … Continue reading

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Reframing the Common Core discussion: A battle for our freedom #stopcommoncore #ccss

Betrayed – Why Public Education Is Failing By Laurie H. Rogers “To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.” – Voltaire “The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it … Continue reading

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And Here Comes the Nationalized Curriculum #stopcommoncore #ccss

American Principles Project – Politico reports that a Gates-funded non-profit, EdReports.org,has launched to oversee Common Core-aligned curriculum. A new nonprofit funded with $3 million from the Gates Foundation and the Helmsley Charitable Trust launches today with plans to review textbooks … Continue reading

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Diane Ravitch’s Blog – The long arm of the Gates Foundation reaches out to create a rating system for Common Core-aligned materials. Not content to have paid for the writing of the CCSS. the evaluation of the CCSS, the implementation … Continue reading

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Math Under Common Core Has Even Parents Stumbling #stopcommoncore

New York Times – GREENWELL SPRINGS, La. — Rebekah and Kevin Nelams moved to their modest brick home in this suburb of Baton Rouge seven years ago because it has one of the top-performing public school districts in the state. … Continue reading

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Middle Schoolers Celebrate Killing Baby #stopcommoncore

Champion News – On Friday, a middle school class at Churchville-Chili Middle School in Churchville, NY had a class assignment about Shaken Baby Syndrome. In the class students were asked to shake a baby until it stopped crying, i.e. it … Continue reading

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More reasons why local parents should be very concerned about Common Core

Stop Common Core NC – Thanks to Common Core, my 9-year old daughter was just exposed to an ugly historical incident involving false gang-rape allegations. See below for images of the assignment she brought home yesterday from her Wake County … Continue reading

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