Category Archives: Education/Common Core

THORNER: JEB BUSH EMBRACES NEW WORLD ORDER; COMMON CORE PROVIDES GLOBAL EDUCATION

By Nancy Thorner –  There is more behind the facade of what Jeb Bush stands for than meets the eye. As detailed in Part 1, “Jeb Bush, a conservative, a moderate, or a globalist,” Jeb didn’t allow challengers to stand in … Continue reading

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Local School Board in Central Illinois Passes Anti-Common Core Resolution

GOOD JOB ILLINOIS PARENTS & ACTIVISTS! Truth in American Education – A local school board in Illinois passed a resolution expressing concern about the Common Core State Standards last Tuesday evening.  The resolution was unanimously passed by the East Peoria … Continue reading

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From Oklahoma to Louisiana: Why states are dropping Common Core

Fox News – When Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed a bill repealing Common Core national standards from her state’s schools, it was perhaps the most ironic moment in the fight over the initiative. Fallin is chairwoman of the National Governors … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: State Rep. Mike Tryon issues alert against school funding proposal

Illinois Review – SPRINGFIELD – A school funding bill that will change the way tax dollars are distributed is moving through the General Assembly and State Rep. Mike Tryon (R-Crystal Lake) distributed the following alert to his constitutents Wednesday morning: … Continue reading

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IL Congressman Hultgren: Concerns about Common Core

With great interest I saw that, in a 6-1 decision, the St. Charles School Board passed a resolution cautioning state lawmakers against any further implementation of the Common Core State Standards or tests associated with those standards. Specifically, the resolution … Continue reading

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Chicago Teachers Union joins growing national opposition to deeply flawed Common Core Standards

Chicago Teachers Union – CHICAGO – Today, members of the House of Delegates (HOD) of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) passed the following resolution that enjoins the city’s educators to growing national opposition to the Common Core State Standards, saying the … Continue reading

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Big business takes on tea party over Common Core #stopcommoncore

Politico – Tea party activists have been waging war for months against the Common Core academic standards. Now, in a coordinated show of muscle, Big Business is fighting back — and notching wins. The urgent effort stems from a sense … Continue reading

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CPAC PANEL SLAMS COMMON CORE STANDARDS

Breitbart – A panel at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) Thursday criticized the Common Core standards as a top-down, centralized system of government intervention that threatens state and local school autonomy, student privacy, and the continued expansion of more … Continue reading

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CONSERVATIVE AGENDA 2014: FIGHT COMMON CORE FOR EDUCATIONAL FREEDOM #tcot

Breitbart – Though there are still Americans who have never heard of the fight against the Common Core standards, they may want to find out about it soon if they value their freedom. Just as Americans have been fighting to … Continue reading

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‘AMERICAN GIRL’ DOLLS, GIRL SCOUT BADGES NOW COMMON CORE-ALIGNED #TCOT #stopcommoncore

Breitbart – In abandoning his support of the Common Core standards, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee toldhis Fox News Channel audience, “Common Core is dead.” The truth, however, is that Common Core is becoming part of every aspect of children’s lives, leaving many … Continue reading

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