Monthly Archives: January 2015

State Democratic Party Passes Resolution Calling for Withdrawal from Common Core

On Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, the Washington State Democratic Party became the first Democratic State Party in the nation to pass a resolution against the Common Core. The resolution is titled Resolution Opposing Common Core State Standards. The resolution calls … Continue reading

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NY Teacher Objects to Common Core Tests

Here is a youtube video of a sixth grade teacher giving a passionate presentation to her school board.  She received a standing ovation from a sizable audience.  Here is the information provided: Jennifer Rickert, 6th grade teacher for the Ichabod … Continue reading

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Common Core – It’s One Rotten Apple

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Common Core and Testing Concerns… A Letter to My Principal

Originally posted on IGNITE! … Fire is Catching:
Background Context about My Letter Before reading my letter to my principal I want it to be public knowledge that I adore and love her.   She is an amazing administrator on so many…

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