Category Archives: Education Issues

Diverse Groups Oppose Common Core

Neal McCluskey of the Cato Institute highlighted the small-government conservatives and libertarians in one camp, as well as the progressives in another in an exclusive interview with The Daily Caller. Both groups dislike connecting standards to testing and teacher assessments … Continue reading

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Ten Colossal Common Core Errors

Anthony Cody spent 24 years working in Oakland schools.  He has written an essay entitled:  “Common-Core Standards – Ten Colossal Errors.” Error #1: The process by which the Common Core standards were developed and adopted was undemocratic.   Error #2: … Continue reading

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Common Core-Why are School Administrators Ignoring Parents’ Questions?

Superintendents in Maryland have an opportunity to address parents’ concerns over Common Core, instead they screened, omitted, and edited parents’ questions. Questions from the audience of about 160 people, which consisted of parents, PTA members, teachers, and school administrators, were … Continue reading

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