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 […]

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.

Got Truth? Refuse The Tests – Here’s the Facts by Dr. Peg Luksik

Got Truth? Refuse The Tests – Here’s the Facts by Dr. Peg Luksik

Dr. Peg Luksik, national education expert, spoke in Syracuse, NY on MLK Day, January 18, 2016. If you missed Dr. Peg Luksik, she’ll be back with Dr. Duke Pesta. Double Down New York! Video of Founded on Truth with Dr. Luksik on the Assessments and the Elementary and Secondary Schools Act (ESSA). VIDEO of Dr. […]


You can talk about standards all you want but it’s wrong because they are being federal controlled. It’s not just the purse strings. The talk about standards is all a diversion. PARENTS WHAT DO YOU WANT YOUR CHILDREN TO LEARN? If I control the tests I control what your children are learning. The Federal Government […]

Media Man Makes His Mark

All over New York State Mert Melfa is the “tells it like it is” videographer. He gets calls from many groups because of his pull no punches straight shooting of events. In his usual humble style Mr. Melfa went early to a public meeting in Putnam Valley to set up.   In a public meeting advertisement, click […]

Peg Luksik – Common Core Poughkeepsie Testimony

Dr. Peg Luksik comes to Dutchess County and shares why Common Core cannot work. She is a teacher with over 35 years of experience in both special and elementary education, and a former advisor to the U.S. Department of Education. She has extensive experience in assessments in a classroom setting and has written and evaluated […]