Common Core State Standards Initiative
I’ve said often that the Common Core failed in its creators’ central goal ― to establish a set of national standards followed
There is a force out there that’s working to destroy our profession.
Imagine you’re settling in to enjoy an article on-line or in your favorite print newspaper and you come across this headline
Carelessly graded exams are worthless, and only serve to punish children, teachers, and schools. So who grades the tests?
But so far, it's more talk than action.
According to Politico’s March 23, 2017, Morning Education, controversial New Mexico education commissioner Hannah Skandera
Hundreds of thousands of New York parents have already notified school officials that they will refuse these flawed and harmful tests.
Trump promised to repeal Common Core. These parents don’t plan to let him forget it.
Education policy is not immune to fake news.
Seriously. What did teachers ever do to you?