Monthly Archives: November 2014

Common Core Is Designed to Drive Your Local Curriculum.

Originally posted on deutsch29: Mercedes Schneider's Blog:
Proponents of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) like to promote the idea that CCSS is “not a curriculum.” The CCSS website further states the disjointed idea that local districts somehow retain true freedom…

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Washington teacher speaks out. And, no, she’s not alone

Two highly qualified first grade teachers write a letter to their 1st grade parents about their reasons for NOT administering the high stakes tests in their classrooms. They break down the number of hours they are required to test. They … Continue reading

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