What Issue Will Unify Conservatives to Join the Outrage?

Parental rights have been trampled by Tony Evers, Wisconsin’s Superintendent of Schools. Public hearings revealed that Evers’ method of implementing Common Core Standards ignored state statutes which define local control of schools. A basic conservative principle is to assure that Continue reading

Hope you enjoy this article from the dailycaller. Teachers face retaliation for criticizing Common Core 9:08 AM 12/11/2013 Karen Schroeder President, Advocates for Academic Freedom ·          Teachers are supposed to leave professional judgment at home. A teacher who tries to Continue reading

COMMON CORE DOLLARS TO LIMIT OPPORTUNITIES FOR ADHD KIDS

Corporations buying into the federal healthcare data system using huge profits made from creating federal tests aligned with Common Core are destroying opportunities for ADHD kids. The fears of many parents of ADHD kids will likely come true. Their child’s Continue reading

EXERCISING LOCAL CONTROL OF SCHOOLS CAN BE EASY

Karen’s testimony during a public hearing on Common Core may be heard at 22:40.  Hotlink to testimony: http://www.wiseye.org/videoplayer/vp.html?sid=10781 EXERCISING LOCAL CONTROL OF SCHOOLS CAN BE EASY If you live in Wisconsin or any state that supports “local control” of schools, Continue reading

TESTIMONY FOR OCTOBER 3, 2013, PUBLIC HEARINGS ON COMMON CORE

Thank you, Senator Farrow, Representative Thiesfeldt, and members of the Select Committee on Common Core Standards for making this forum possible. Hopefully, at least one of the three promised public hearings will occur after the committee members have presented their Continue reading

RESPONSE TO REP. POPE-ROBERTS COMMENTS TO CITIZENS AT OCTOBER 3, 2013, COMMON CORE HEARINGS

Dear Representative Pope-Roberts, Please consider my response to your comments about reliance upon experts with PhD degrees when you make decisions regarding legislation that impacts teacher preparation and licensure programs. The degree: When I was considering a PhD in education Continue reading

COMMON CORE VIDEO AND FOOD FIGHT: CHILDREN REJECT FEDERAL INTERVENTION; ADULTS SURRENDER

A Brief and Simple Description of Common Core on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enIzIVJCG8I  FOOD FIGHT: SCHOOL CHILDREN REJECT FEDERAL INTERVENTION; ADULTS SURRENDER Reminiscent of the Boston Tea Party of 1773, American children are dumping plates full of federally-regulated school meals into the Continue reading