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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Forget Martin Luther King?

What does it say to our children when a leader such as Martin Luther King is missing from Advanced Placement US History? Between 1955 and 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. helped change America. He brought to the world’s attention how unfairly blacks were treated. Tonight is Syracuse, New York New Yorkers United for Kids wishes […]

New York Values Children

New York Values Children

Cuomo Core’s Gottago ‏@CeaseCommonCore Jan 15 Why won’t Andrew Cuomo share the #truth? Who Controls Your Children? http://nyunited4kids.com/2015/06/who-controls-your-children/ … #newyorkvalues