Which Presidential Candidate Stands For Local Control of Education?

Which Presidential Candidate Stands For Local Control of Education?

  October 27, 2016 An Open Letter to the American People   My Fellow Americans:   It’s hard to believe that it’s already been seven years since the installation of the Common Core State Standards in New York State. Two years since we legitimized our movement in the gubernatorial election of 2014, and yes, it’s […]

Parents & Teachers What Do You Think About Latest Big Education Fad?

REPRINT FROM August 8, 2016 The Latest Big Education Fad, Social-Emotional Learning, Is As Bad As It Sounds Jane Robbins 8/8/2016 12:01:00 AM – Jane Robbins The U.S. Department of Education (USED) longs to plumb the psyches of our children (as its own reports reveal – see here and here), and it enjoys the eager […]

Shame

Shame

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 […]

Message for Public – Parents and Taxpayers – Opt-Out

Message for Public – Parents  and Taxpayers – Opt-Out

                                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 […]

You’re Fired!

If your elected isn’t working for you isn’t it time to say, “You’re fired?” Find a suitable replacement candidate. In the mean time here are some things we can do to help push back on Common Core including thanking the State Assembly members – Democrats and Republicans – who sponsored Assembly Bill A5142 to Stop […]

Political Football

Political Football

FOT_When the Tests Lie FOT Pamphlet Today many Americans will gather for Super Bowl Sunday parties and route for their favorite team.  Do you know there is one team that needs your help. That’s the team of America’s little ones who are being used in a game of political football in the program being marketed […]