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Critiquing Common Core
Excerpt from one of the comments: “Whether you’re a small town conservative, an urban liberal or a moderate suburbanite, you share one thing in common: You and the other parents in your community want to control your local schools. You paid for them, your children attend them and your community has embedded their deepest values [...]
Common Core – Arizona (video)
There was a Common Core State Standards symposium held here in Arizona on October 30, 2013, which was videotaped. Here is the link to the video for anyone who is interested in watching.(2+hrs) At just under the 7-minute mark, the first panelist stated that he would like to see someone from the Senate put forth [...]
Iowa state board approves new rules for home-school students
DES MOINES | Iowa’s home-schooled children won’t have to take standardized tests, but they are subject to state truancy laws, under rules approved Wednesday by the Iowa State Board of Education. Still, there’s little school officials have power to do if they think home-schooled children are violating truancy laws. “Basically, the law has shifted, so [...]