‘Conservative’ Educational Expert Spins Republican Landslide In Favor Of Common Core

We hope you enjoy our most recent article published by the Daily Caller. http://dailycaller.com/author/kschroeder/ Michael Petrilli, president of the ostensibly conservative educational think tank the Fordham Institute, spins the recent Republican election landslide as a win for school choice but Continue reading

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Transform Education through Public Humiliation

Biometric sensors and layers of testing to measure a child’s attitude and ability to learn are the latest solutions to problems in American schools. Although three major federal studies prove that these procedures may be damaging to learning and teaching, Continue reading

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WISCONSIN’S STATE-WIDE EDUCATION COMMITTEE ACTION ITEM ONE

The State-Wide Education Committee has developed three action items. Each will be explained in separate emails. First, the Committee recommends that we notify parents immediately about the Wisconsin Youth Risk Behavior Survey High School Questionnaire and encourage parents to opt-out Continue reading

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MAKE A FEW CHANGES AND THIS LETTER CAN BE USED IN ANY STATE

OPT-OUT OF THE WISCONSIN YOUTH RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEY                                            QUESTIONNAIRES Name of District Superintendent Name of School District Address of School District Date of opt-out letter Dear (Name of Superintendent): Please opt-out (first and last name of child) from (Name Continue reading

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RECREATING CHILDREN IN AN IMAGE APPROVED BY THE GOVERNMENT

HOPE YOU ENJOY THIS HOTLINK TO A SIMILAR ARTICLE  http://freedomoutpost.com/2014/02/government-knows-data-collection-undermines-learning/ Recreating Children in an Image Approved by the Government Teachers will be held accountable, apparently, for recreating our children in an image approved by the government. If a teacher fails, Continue reading

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SAMPLE LETTER TO JOIN A CURRICULUM SELECTION COMMITTEE

SAMPLE LETTER TO JOIN A CURRICULUM SELECTION COMMITTEE Name of Superintendent Superintendent Name of School District Address of School District Date of letter Dear Superintendent [name]: Please place me on the curriculum selection and writing committees for the upcoming history, Continue reading

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SAMPLE FORM TO “OPT-OUT” FROM ALL FEDERALLY ALIGNED TESTS

PLEASE “OPT-0UT” MY CHILD FROM FEDERALLY ALIGNED TESTS NAME OF SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT SCHOOL ADDRESS CITY, STATE, ZIP CODE DATE Dear [Name of school superintendent]: Please opt-out [first and last name of child] from all tests that are federally aligned with Continue reading

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DEFENDING STATE LAWS AND LOCAL CONTROL OF SCHOOLS

DEFENDING STATE LAWS AND LOCAL CONTROL OF SCHOOLS According to the Office of the Wisconsin Attorney General, The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, and two Constitutional Attorneys, the citizen has three choices when an elected official ignores the state statutes he Continue reading

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Ginni Thomas always provides an excellent interview. Hope you enjoy this one. http://stopcommoncorenc.org/2014/01/19/ginni-thomas-interviews-dr-moore/

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