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 […]

So, what IS the mission of American education?

So, what IS the mission of American education?

The Mission by Dr. Peg Luksik Everyone has heard of FedEx, the company you call when “it absolutely, positively, has to be there overnight.” FedEx has become a worldwide success in the delivery industry by focusing on that one mission. Company executives, for example, would ask if an employee training program would result in the […]

We Need BETTER Standards!

We Need BETTER Standards!

January 6, 2015 Rotten to the Core by Dr. Peg Luksik The debate over Common Core often revolves around the actual contents of the standards. “We need better standards!” is often the battle cry. It is true that the Common Core standards are, to put it simply, awful. But is the answer really to replace […]

New York Questions Common Core! CDs from Dr. Peg Luksik

New York Questions Common Core! CDs from Dr. Peg Luksik

Two new CDs are available called “Invalid and Unreliable – a look at Common Core Testing” and “Should Our Children be Standardized”. Watch the trailer now! Learn the truth about Common Core. Get a CD today! Email us your request at info@nyunited4kids.com Dr. Peg Luksik of Founded on Truth Presents Common Core – Track History, […]

What’s Wrong with the Common Core? Responding to the Talking Points

MYTH COMMON CORE IS A GOOD IDEA – EVERYONE DESERVES THE SAME EDUCATION AND WE SHOULD HAVE HIGHER STANDARDS FOR OUR STUDENTS

Common Core Closes Education Gap by Lowering the Bar

By Anne Lavalle Earlier this week I had a wonderful opportunity to participate in an Editorial Board Meeting at the Poughkeepsie Journal offices to discuss Common Core.  Indeed, while I am quite sincere in my gratitude for the opportunity and appreciation of the journalistic integrity of the Poughkeepsie Journal staff, this urgent discussion is long […]