Counties Help Stop Unconstitutional Common Core

Common Core - Disaster

CALLING ALL COUNTIES OF NEW YORK Common Core is continuing to reveal itself. New York has had it for 2 years and we need to withdraw from it now and help our kids. It’s not working and will NEVER work! You cannot standardized kids. Help stop the war on youth. We are New Yorkers. We […]

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Shame

Profit vs Widget

It would be a shame if I did nothing with the knowledge that I have about how Common Core is literally hurting our children and destroying the American public education system. So I have chosen the path of political action and advocating for local control of education. Americans have a long history of doing great […]

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High Stakes Testing and Opt Out New York

In Loco Parentis, High Stakes Testing, and Opt Out By Tim Farley Just a few years ago, parents sent their children to school with an enormous amount of trust and faith in the teachers and administrators. There was a general sense that the education professionals would consistently act in the best interests of the students in […]

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Data Privacy – Did you know?

There were no educators involved in Common Core. Would you subject your child to an experiment?

FERPA was changed to allow collection and sharing of children’s personal information without parental consent. This is just the tip of the iceberg. Parents continue to band together and push back on Common Core. Common Core is the program where the taxpayer is the piggy bank and the children are the guinea pigs. But why […]

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What’s Wrong With Standards Based Education?

The simple answer to the question what is wrong with common core is PLENTY! How dare the politicians and corporate reformers think that they know better than mom! Do you remember that saying, “Mother knows best?” She does know best. She’s the closest to her child. Did you know that in the Every Student Succeeds […]

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Why Share?

Well why not share this message? Once you know what Common Core and #optout2016 is it’s easy to share. Our children are more than a test score. Please share.

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Message for Public – Parents and Taxpayers – Opt-Out

My Tests Are Meaningless, Opt-Out Today!

                                Meme Credit To Chris Zaleski Why do teachers give tests?  The answer seems pretty obvious that teachers give tests to see what the students have learned. So why do we advocate to refuse tests? That answer is pretty easy once you know the specifics about the high stakes tests we are advocating to parents […]

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