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ANTI-COMMON CORE STANDARDS RESOURCES LIST

Aug 28, 2013 by

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12.11.09 TO 7.19.13

 

 

 

COMPILED OVER 4 YEARS BY DONNA GARNER — FROM 12.11.09 THROUGH 7.19.13

 

 

 

 

 

HISTORY OF COMMON CORE STANDARDS — LIST OF ANTI-COMMON CORE STANDARDS RESOURCES:

 

 

 

http://educationviews.org/updated-common-core-standards-resource-list-compiled-over-4-years-by-donna-garner/

 

 

 

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http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/common-core-standards-compiled-over-4-yrs-by-donna-garner-12-11?xg_source=activity

 

 

 

 

 

*These are some of the best resources that clearly explain why the Common Core Standards/Race to the Top are harmful to our school children. I have taken the liberty to change a few of the titles to help readers locate articles more easily.

 

 

 

*The beginning point  – an understanding of Type #1 and Type #2 philosophies of education:

 

 

 

http://educationviews.org/2-types-of-education-philosophies-chart/

 

 

 

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http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/type-1-and-type-2-two-completely-different-philosophies-of?xg_source=activity

 

 

 

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[The arrows mean “lead to.”]

 

National standards  →  national assessments  →  national curriculum → national teacher evaluations with teachers’ salaries tied to students’ test scores  →  teachers teaching to the test each and every day  →  national indoctrination of our public school children  →  national database of students and teachers containing personally intrusive information

 

 

 

 

 

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7.19.13 – “Douglas Co. (Colorado) School Board: Against Common Core”  —  EAGnews.org

 

http://eagnews.org/douglas-county-school-board-comes-out-against-common-core-claiming-its-local-academic-standards-are-superior/

 

 

 

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7.19.13 – “A Chance To Stop the Common Core Standards” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/a-chance-to-stop-the-common-core-standards/

 

 

 

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7.18.13 – “Florida GOP Lawmakers Urge Break with Common Core Testing Group” – by Valeria Strauss – Washington Post — http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/07/18/florida-gop-lawmakers-urge-break-with-common-core-testing-group/

 

 

 

 

 

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7.18.13 – “Obama’s Common Core: A Combination of Federal & UN Curriculum on Steroids” – by Debbie Pelley — http://arkansasgopwing.blogspot.com/2013/07/common-core-is-combination-of-federal.html

 

 

 

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7.15.13 – “Common Core Won’t Make Kids Smarter” – by Phyllis Schlafly — World Net Daily — http://www.wnd.com/2013/07/common-core-wont-make-kids-smarter/

 

 

 

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7.12.13 – “Common Core’s Abstractions Distraction” – by David Craig —  http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/jul/12/common-cores-abstraction-distraction/#ixzz2YvHOsgbJ

 

 

 

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7.9.13 – “Nebraska Joins States Trying To Link Student Data Systems” – by Benjamin Herold — http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/2013/07/nebraska_joins_states_trying_t.html

 

 

 

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7.3.13 – “Revise or Reject: The Common Core’s Serious Flaws – by Dr. Sandra Stotsky — http://www.nas.org/articles/reject_or_revise_the_common_cores_serious_flaws

 

 

 

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7.1.13 – “Stop the rush to the Common Core: The growing backlash against coast-to-coast standards is perfectly justified”  — by Neal McCluskey, Williamson Evers, and Sandra Stotsky – New York Daily Newshttp://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/stop-rush-common-core-article-1.1385630

 

 

 

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7.1.13 – “Common Core’s Cloudy Vision of College Readiness in Math” – by Dr. Sandra Stotsky —  http://pioneerinstitute.org/news/common-cores-cloudy-vision-of-college-readiness-in-math-by-sandra-stotsky/

 

 

 

 

 

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7.1.13 – “Oklahoma pulling out of standardized testing through consortium”  – by Andrea  Eger  — Tulsa World — http://www.tulsaworld.com/article.aspx/State_pulling_out_of_

 

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6.30.13 — Video — Emmett McGroarty on Tell It Like It Is – “Common Core Exposed” — http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ni8G6qwlASI&feature=youtu.be

 

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6.28.13 – “Common Core In-Sync with American Humanist Association’s 10 Guiding Principles for Teaching Values” – by Danette Clark — http://danetteclark.wordpress.com/2013/06/28/common-core-in-sync-with-american-humanist-associations-10-guiding-principles-for-teaching-values/

 

 

 

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6.27.13 – “Why Indiana Is Scaling Back Participation in Common Core Testing Consortia PARCC” — http://educationviews.org/why-indiana-is-scaling-back-participation-in-common-core-testing-consortia-parcc/

 

 

 

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6.25.13 – “Georgia Moves To Exit Top-Down ‘Common Core’ Education Standards” — American Principles in Action — http://educationviews.org/georgia-moves-to-exit-top-down-common-core-education-standards/

 

 

 

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6.25.13 – “Arne Duncan tells newspaper editors how to report on Common Core” – by Valerie Strauss – Washington Posthttp://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/06/25/arne-duncan-tells-newspaper-editors-how-to-report-on-common-core/

 

 

 

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6.24.13 – “Martha Roby:  Student Success Act Gets Washington Bureaucrats out of K-12 Schools” – Education and the Workforce Committee — http://edworkforce.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=340256

 

 

 

 

 

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6.24.13 – “Map: Rejecting the Common Core Standards” – Truth in American Educationhttp://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/states-fighting-back-map/

 

 

 

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6.18.13 – “Why Do They Lie About Common Core, and Why Do Others Believe Them?” – by Sandra Stotsky — http://pioneerinstitute.org/featured/why-do-they-lie-and-why-do-others-believe-them-by-sandra-stotsky/

 

 

 

 

 

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6.17.13 – “Who Is David Coleman, and Why Is He Important to America’s School

 

Children?” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/who-is-david-coleman-and-why-is-he-important-to-americas-school-children/

 

 

 

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6.17.13 – “Good News: U. S. House Committee To Stop ObamaCore” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/good-news-u-s-house-committee-to-stop-obamacore/

 

 

 

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6.17.13 – “David Coleman, writer of Common Core English Standards says Republicans got played again” – by Ann Kane –

 

http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2013/06/republicans_get_played_again.html#ixzz2WUV5wj1f

 

 

 

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6.17.13 – “Was adopting Common Core a mistake?  California signed on to new curriculum standards under pressure. But will they help?” – by Editorial Board, LA Timeshttp://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/la-ed-race-to-the-top-common-core-curriculum-20130617,0,7818933.story

 

 

 

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6.16.13 – “Children are the key to America’s future. The government wants control of that key” — by Laurie H. Rogers  — http://betrayed-whyeducationisfailing.blogspot.com/2013/06/children-are-key-to-americas-future.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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6.12.13 – “Common Core in New Hampshire Schools: A Missed Opportunity to Improve the Quality of Education” — by Ann Marie Banfield — http://bedford-nh.patch.com/blog_posts/common-core-in-new-hampshire-schools-a-missed-opportunity-to-improve-the-quality-of-education

 

 

 

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6.10.13 – “DC schools are trying out a Common Core-aligned test” – by Natalie Wexler –

 

http://greatergreatereducation.org/post/19132/dc-schools-are-trying-out-a-common-core-aligned-test/

 

 

 

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6.7.13 – “Crayola Common Core Lessons Promote Globalization and Interdependence”

 

by Danette Clark — http://danetteclark.wordpress.com/2013/06/07/crayola-common-core-lessons-promote-globalization-and-interdependence/

 

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6.4.13 – “The Chilling Realities of Common Core Standards” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/the-chilling-realities-of-common-core-standards/

 

 

 

 

 

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6.3.13 – “Reaction to Final Evaluation of the Next Generation Science Standards” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/fordham-evaluates-what-will-probably-become-the-national-science-standards-ngss/

 

 

 

 

 

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6.3.13 — “Final Evaluation of the Next Generation Science Standards”– Thomas B. Fordham Institute:  http://edexcellencemedia.net/publications/2013/20130613-NGSS-Final-Review/20130612-NGSS-Final-Review.pdf

 

Appendix B, page 64 in the Fordham Evaluation Report gives the names and bios of the people who were involved in formulating its conclusions:  

 

http://edexcellencemedia.net/publications/2013/20130613-NGSS-Final-Review/20130612-NGSS-Final-Review.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

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6.3.13 – “King Arthur Gets Bumped, Replaced by JFK in English Classroom” – by Ben Velderman — http://eagnews.org/common-core-making-it-easier-for-activist-teachers-to-bring-politics-into-classroom/

 

 

 

 

 

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6.1.13 – “Is the Tea Party Right About the Common Core?” – by Anthony Cody – Education Week Teacherhttp://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/living-in-dialogue/2013/06/is_the_tea_party_right_about_t.html

 

 

 

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6.1.13 – “Schools’ effort to shift to Common Core faces a difficult test” – by Howard Blume – Los Angeles Timeshttp://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-adv-schools-standards-20130602,0,1589134,full.story

 

 

 

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5.31.13 – “Tea Party Revives To Fight Common Core” – by Stanley Kurtz – National Reviewhttp://www.nationalreview.com/corner/349808/tea-party-revives-fight-common-core-stanley-kurtz

 

 

 

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5.29.13 – “Common Core Standards Assessments – Released Practice Tests – Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium – Grades 3 – 8, Grade 11 – English Language Arts and Mathematics”  – http://www.smarterbalanced.org/pilot-test/

 

 

 

 

 

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5.29.13 – “Common Core: What is it? Do you really want to know?” – by Ann Marie Banfield — http://bedford-nh.patch.com/blog_posts/common-core-what-is-it-do-you-really-want-to-know-728b29f8

 

 

 

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5.28.13 – “Common Core Education Is Uncommonly Inadequate with Academic Lite” – by Jamie Gass, Charles Chieppo — Wall Street Journalhttp://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324659404578503561386927962.html

 

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5.26.13 – “Tell It Like It Is:  Common Core Standards Coming to Bedford, New Hampshire” – YouTube video clip of interview with Ann Marie Banfield who explains that CCS will dumb down students – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-JTvBEho9aI&feature=youtu.be

 

 

 

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5.25.13 – “Stop Common Core Progress Update” – Truth in American Educationhttp://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/stop-common-core-progress-update/

 

 

 

 

 

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5.21.13 – “Cold Reading, Common Core Standards Limit Students’ Literacy Gains” – by Dr. Sandra Stotsky – Education Weekhttp://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/05/22/32letter-2.h32.html

 

 

 

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5.19.13 – “Your Turn, New Hampshire: Common Core will be a costly burden for students, taxpayers” – by Penny Kittle, Teacher — http://www.unionleader.com/article/20130520/OPINION02/130529996

 

 

 

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5.17.13 – “Common Core Standards with Henry W. Burke on Dr. Laurie Roth Show” – gives state-specific costs for implementation of Common Core Standards — audio clip – listen to interview — http://www.therothshow.com/demos/recent/hour1May1713.mp3

 

 

 

 

 

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5.17.13 – “Gov. Jerry Brown’s Costly Common Core Blunder” – by Bill Evers –

 

http://www.flashreport.org/featured-columns-library0b.php?faID=2013051610481993

 

 

 

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5.15.13 – “How Did the Gates Foundation Allocate $150 Million to Common Core?” – by Henry W. Burke —  http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/how-did-gates-foundation-allocate-150-million-to-common-core-by

 

 

 

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5.15.13 — “Education on the Front Burner – Alice Linahan’s Community Conversations” – podcast –  https://soundcloud.com/alice-linahan/5-15-2013communication-team

 

 

 

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5.15.13 – Whiteboard Advisors: Insider Results on Common Core Standards”

 

http://www.whiteboardadvisors.com/files/May%202013%20%20-%20Education%20Insider%20%28Tracking%20Measures,%20Common%20Core,%20Administration%20Policy%20Proposals%29.pdf

 

 

 

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5.14.13 – “Georgia Governor Attempts To Prevent Common Core Mutiny by GOP Colleagues” – by Maureen Downey — http://www.ajc.com/weblogs/get-schooled/2013/may/15/governor-attempts-prevent-common-core-mutiny-his-g/

 

 

 

 

 

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5.14.13 –  “Pennsylvania Getting Swept Into Common Core Standards” – by Steve Esack — The Morning Callhttp://articles.mcall.com/2013-05-14/news/mc-pa-education-common-core-keystones-20130513_1_common-core-senate-democrats-standards

 

 

 

 

 

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5.14.13 – “Invasive Common Core data mining worries parents” – by Ben Velderman – EducationViews.org — http://educationviews.org/medical-laboratory-procedure-results-and-religion-invasive-common-core-data-mining-worries-parents/

 

 

 

 

 

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5.14.13 – “Kansas Common Core Critics To Voice Concerns” – San Francisco Gatehttp://www.ksn.com/2013/05/14/kansas-common-core-critics-voice-concerns/

 

 

 

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5.13.13 – “Brave New Schools” – by Cherie Zaslawsky — http://educationviews.org/brave-new-schools/

 

 

 

 

 

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5.13.13 – “Indiana Halts Common Core Implementation” – by Valerie Strauss – Washington Post —  http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/05/13/indiana-halts-common-core-implementation/

 

 

 

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5.12.13 – “Gates Gives $150 Million in Grants for Common Core Standards” – by Valerie Strauss – Washington Post — http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/05/12/gates-gives-150-million-in-grants-for-common-core-standards/

 

 

 

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5.12.13 – “Two Moms vs. Common Core: How an eight-year-old’s homework assignment led to a political upheaval” – by Maggie Gallagher — National Review

 

http://www.nationalreview.com/article/347973/two-moms-vs-common-core

 

 

 

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5.11.13 – “USDOE Recommends Social Justice Curriculum Materials for First Grade” – by Oak Norton – http://www.utahnsagainstcommoncore.com/usoe-recommends-social-justice-curriculum-materials-for-1st-grade/

 

 

 

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5.10.13 – “STEM Is Dead in Utah Courtesy of the USDOE” – by Oak Norton –

 

http://www.utahnsagainstcommoncore.com/stem-is-dead-in-utah-courtesy-of-the-usoe/

 

 

 

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5.8.13 – “Eighth grader: What bothered me most about new Common Core test” – by Valerie Strauss – Washington Post — http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/05/08/eighth-grader-what-bothered-me-most-about-new-common-core-test/

 

 

 

 

 

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5.8.13 – “Education on the Front Burner: Alice Linahan’s Community Conversations” – podcast —  https://soundcloud.com/alice-linahan/texas-communication-team

 

 

 

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5.7.13 – “Texas House Makes It Clear: No Common Core Standards Here” – by Shane Vander Hart – Truth in American Education

 

http://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/texas-house-makes-it-clear-no-common-core-here/

 

 

 

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5.7.13 – “Common Core ‘Exemplars’: Graphic Sex and Praising Castro” – by Mary Grabar – FrontPageMag.com –http://frontpagemag.com/2013/mary-grabar/common-core-exemplars-graphic-sex-and-praising-castro/

 

 

 

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5.6.13 — “Propagandizing: The Common Core Curriculum Meets the GED” — by Larissa AtbashianThe American Thinkerhttp://www.americanthinker.com/2013/05/propagandizing_the_plebs_

 

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4.25.13 — “The Ambitions of Bill and Melinda Gates: Controlling Population and Public Education” — by Anne Hendershott — Crisis Magazinehttp://www.crisismagazine.com/2013/the-ambitions-of-bill-and-melinda-gates-controlling-population-and-public-education

 

 

 

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4.24.13 – Petition to sign – “Americans Against Nationalized Education” –https://www.faxcongress.com/NjYx.html

 

 

 

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4.22.13 – “States Respond to Common Core Science Standards” – by Joy Pullman – Heartland Institute — http://news.heartland.org/newspaper-article/2013/04/22/states-respond-common-core-science-standards

 

 

 

 

 

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4.22.13 – Video — Fuzzy Math: Demonstration of Common Core Standards  – https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/multiplication-division-in-the-core?utm_campaign=digest&utm_medium=email&utm_source=digest

 

 

 

 

 

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4.15.13 — Sandra Stotsky Discusses Common Core Standards — 4 minute video

 

http://pioneerinstitute.org/videos/sandra-stotsky-discusses-common-core/

 

 

 

 

 

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4.15.13 –“Homeschool, Private, Public School Students & National Database” — by Donna Garner –   http://educationviews.org/homeschool-private-public-school-students-national-database/

 

 

 

 

 

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4.12.13 — “Sure-to-Become Common Core Standards for Science Emphasize Man-Made Climate Change” — by Joshua Rhett Miller –  FoxNews.comhttp://www.foxnews.com/science/2013/04/12/new-science-standards-have-americas-educational-publishers-turning-page/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4.11.13 — “Education Is Serious Business: Green, Yellow, and Red People” — by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/education-is-serious-business-green-yellow-and-red-people/

 

 

 

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4.9.13 – “Common Core Standards Delve More Deeply Into Climate Change” — by Teresa Watanabe, Los Angeles Times — http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0410-schools-science-20130410,0,6820335.story

 

 

 

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4.9.13 — Audio Clip for iPhone or Internet  — “CSCOPE and Common Core Standards in Texas”  — Women on the Wall, Alice Linahan, Moderator  (To start audio clip, please click on the far left of the black, wavy line.)  — https://soundcloud.com/alice-linahan/communication-team

 

 

 

 

 

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4.9.13 — To read the final version of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) released by Achieve on April 9, 2013, please go to this link.  These will probably become the Common Core Standards for Science:  http://www.nextgenscience.org/next-generation-science-standards

 

 

 

To see who wrote the Next Generation Science Standards, please go to:  http://www.nextgenscience.org/writing-team

 

 

 

 

 

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4.8.13 – “Why There’s a Backlash against Common Core: Decisions about standards should be made at the state and local level” – by Lindsey M. Burke – National Review

 

http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/344897/why-there-s-backlash-against-common-core-lindsey-m-burke

 

 

 

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4.8.13 – “Common Core Is the Next Bandwagon” – by John Griffing – National Review

 

http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/345002/common-core-next-bandwagon-john-griffing

 

 

 

 

 

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4.5.13 – “Common Core Standards: Follow Them or Demand Better” –  by Ann Marie Banfield — http://bedford-nh.patch.com/blog_posts/common-core-standards-follow-them-or-demand-better

 

 

 

 

 

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4.4.13 – “Hogwash Alert to National Review Online” — by Christel Swasey

 

http://educationviews.org/hogwash-alert-to-national-review-online/

 

 

 

 

 

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3.25.13 — ” Bill Gates’ $100 Million Database To Track Students: Corporations Gaining Access to Grades, Addresses, Hobbies, Attitudes” — by Michael F. Haverluck — World Net Dailyhttp://www.wnd.com/2013/03/bill-gates-100-million-database-to-track-students/

 

 

 

 

 

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3.19.13 — “Common Core: A Mental Health Professional and Parent’s Perspective”  — by Dr. Gary Thompson, Psy.D. — http://commoncorefacts.blogspot.com/2013/03/common-core-mental-health-professional.html#.UUi4CpYIdyA.facebook

 

 

 

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3.19.13 –  “Left, Right Unite Against Common Core” — by Andrea Neal — Indystar.comhttp://www.indystar.com/article/20130319/OPINION/303190058/Left-right-unite-against-Common-Core

 

 

 

 

 

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3.18.13 — “Common Core: What’s Hidden Behind the Language?” — by Rachel Alexander — Townhall.com — http://townhall.com/columnists/rachelalexander/2013/03/18/common-core-whats-hidden-behind-the-language-n1537017/page/2

 

 

 

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3.18.13 — “Common-Core Standards Tests To Take up to 10 Hours” — by Catherine Gewertz — Education Weekhttp://educationviews.org/common-core-tests-to-take-up-to-10-hours/

 

 

 

 

 

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3.15.13 — “Common Core As Trojan Horse: It’s Time To Opt Out of the Creepy Federal Data-Mining Racket”  — by Michelle Malkin — National Review Onlinehttp://www.nationalreview.com/articles/343040/common-core-trojan-horse-michelle-malkin

 

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3.13.13 – “Lawsuit charges Ed Department with violating student privacy rights” – by Valerie Strauss – Washington Post — http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/03/13/lawsuit-charges-ed-department-with-violating-student-privacy-rights/

 

 

 

 

 

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3.5.13 –  Audio clip — listen on iPhone or Internet — “CSCOPE and Common Core Standards: the Erosion of  Values in the American School System” – Alice Linahan, Women on the Wall  (To start audio clip, please click on the far left of the black, wavy line.)  http://educationviews.org/listen-to-cscope-and-common-core-standards/

 

 

 

 

 

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3.5.13 — “Misadventures in the Common Core Standards” by Professor Mark Rice — The Huffington Posthttp://www.huffingtonpost.com/mark-rice/common-core-math_b_2781092.html?view=print&comm_ref=false

 

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3.1.13 — “The Case for More Literature” — by Kay McSpadden — CharlotteObserver.com — http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2013/03/01/v-print/3887563/the-case-for-more-literature.html

 

 

 

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2.28.13–  “David Coleman Will Change SAT To Align with Common Core Standards” — by Diane Ravitch — http://dianeravitch.net/2013/02/28/david-coleman-will-change-the-sat-to-align-with-common-core/

 

 

 

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2.27.13 — “Important Map: States Pulling Back from Common Core Standards” — http://educationviews.org/map-of-states-pulling-back-from-common-core-standards/

 

 

 

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2.26.13 – “College Board to make changes to SAT: Align with Common Core” – by Lyndsey Layton and Nick AndersonWashington Posthttp://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/college-board-to-make-changes-to-sat/2013/02/26/fb332bc4-8063-11e2-b99e-6baf4ebe42df_story.html

 

 

 

 

 

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2.25.13 – “Was George Washington Any Different From Palestinian Terrorists?” – by Danette Clark —  http://danetteclark.wordpress.com/tag/cscope-common-core/

 

 

 

 

 

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2.23.13 – “Global Warming: Two – Part Series” – by Henry W. Burke –

 

 

 

Part 1: http://educationviews.org/global-warming-a-two-part-series/

 

 

 

Part 2:  http://educationviews.org/global-warming-an-expensive-myth-pt-2-of-2/

 

 

 

 

 

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2.19.13 – “Former Texas Chief Robert Scott Takes Anti-Common-Core Show on Road” — by Catherine Gewertz – EducationWeek.org — http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/curriculum/2013/02/former_Texas_chief_takes_anti-_common_core_show_on_road.html

 

 

 

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2.19.13 “The Other Problems With Florida’s New Education Standards And Testing” — by Elle Moxley — http://stateimpact.npr.org/florida/2013/02/19/the-other-problems-with-floridas-new-education-standards-and-testing/

 

 

 

 

 

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2.19.13 – “Common Core resolution is the most laughable bill of 2013” – by Oak Norton, Deseret News http://www.deseretnews.com/article/print/765622895/Common-Core-resolution-is-the-most-laughable-bill-of-2013.html

 

 

 

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2.18.13 – “President Obama’s Education Roadmap: Linda Darling-Hammond” – by Alisa Ellis, Truth in American Education — http://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/president-obamas-education-roadmap/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TruthInAmericanEducation+%28Truth+in+American+Education%29

 

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2.18.13 — “Common core standards spark controversy in South Dakota House education committee” – by Allison Jarrell – Capital Journal http://www.capjournal.com/news/common-core-standards-spark-controversy-in-house-education-committee/article_aec2b57e-7a51-11e2-943b-0019bb2963f4.html?mode=print

 

 

 

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2.18.13 –“Dr. Sandra Stotsky’s Gift to America: An Education” — by Donna Garner —  http://educationviews.org/dr-sandra-stotskys-gift-to-america-an-education/

 

 

 

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2.18.13 – “Bill would withdraw Georgia from Common Core” – by Joy Pullman, The Heartland Institute – http://eagnews.org/bill-would-withdraw-georgia-from-common-core/

 

 

 

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2.15.13 – “Anti-Common Core Bill Filed in Missouri House” – by Shane Vander Hart — http://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/anti-common-core-bill-filed-in-missouri-house/

 

 

 

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2.14.13 – “Critics Pan Common Core in Kansas House Hearing” – by Celia Llopis-Jensen, The Capital-Journalhttp://cjonline.com/news/2013-02-14/critics-pan-common-core-house-hearing

 

 

 

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2.9.13 – “Former Texas Commissioner of Education Robert Scott Testifies Before Georgia Joint Meeting of the House and Senate Education Committee” – Part 1:

 

http://educationviews.org/robert-scottstates-told-to-sign-on-before-common-core-standards-were-written/

 

and Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_5fHQlj9JQw

 

 

 

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2.1.13 – “Alabama Withdraws From Both Testing Consortia” – by Catherine Gewertz — EducationWeek.org -- http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/curriculum/2013/02/alabama_withdraws_from_both_te.html?cmp=ENL-EU-NEWS2

 

 

 

 

 

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1.25.13 – “Common Core crushing the education system” – by Chasidy White — http://educationviews.org/common-core-crushing-the-education-system/

 

 

 

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1.25.13 – “Rotten to the Core (Part 2): Readin’, Writin’ and Deconstructionism” by Michelle Malkin — http://townhall.com/columnists/michellemalkin/2013/01/25/rotten-to-the-core-part-2-readin-writin-and-deconstructionism-n1497018/print

 

 

 

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1.24.13 – “Debunking Misconceptions: ‘The Common Core Is State-Led’ “ – by Shane Vander Hart — http://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/debunking-misconceptions-the-common-core-is-state-led/

 

 

 

 

 

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1.23.13 – “Rotten to the Core: Obama’s War on Academic Standards (Part 1)” – by Michelle Malkin — http://michellemalkin.com/2013/01/23/rotten-to-the-core-obamas-war-on-academic-standards-part-1/

 

 

 

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1.21.13 – “8th Grade History Teacher: Stop the Common Core” — by C. E. White

 

http://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/8th-grade-history-teacher-stop-the-common-core/

 

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1.20.13 – “One step to new standards, one giant leap of logic” – by Alyson Williams –

 

http://educationviews.org/one-step-to-new-standards-one-giant-leap-of-logic/

 

 

 

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1.19.13 – “Common Core — Orwellian Lessons in Florida” – by Mary Grabar — http://townhall.com/columnists/marygrabar/2013/01/19/common-core-orwellian-lessons-in-florida-n1490561

 

 

 

 

 

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1.16.13 – “Children for Sale” – by Alyson Williams, Common Core Without Representation —  http://whatiscommoncore.wordpress.com/2013/01/15/a-mother-speaks-out-children-for-sale-guest-post-by-alyson-williams/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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1.16.13 – “Who’s Writing Common Core Social Studies Standards?” – by J. R. Wilson – EducationNews.orghttp://www.educationnews.org/education-policy-and-politics/j-r-wilson-whos-writing-common-core-social-studies-standards/

 

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1.7.13 – “Stop Common Core: Talk Given by Christel Swasey of Utah” –http://educationviews.org/stop-common-core/

 

 

 

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12.29.12 – “Face: Huge Gaps in Common Core Standards” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/fact-huge-gaps-in-common-core/

 

 

 

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12.27.12 – “Why all the cool kids are reading Executive Order 13423” – by Lindsey M. Burke, Heritage Foundation — http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/12/27/why-all-cool-kids-are-reading-executive-order-13423/?intcmp=trending

 

 

 

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12.17.12 —  “Beware Homeschoolers: Common Core State Standards Initiative: Too Close to a National Curriculum” by William A. Estrada, Esq., HSLDA, Director of Federal Relations — http://www.hslda.org/docs/news/2012/201212170.asp

 

 

 

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12.15.12 – “Thankfully Most Texas Schools Were Rejected by RTTT-D” – by Donna Garner — http://educationviews.org/thankfully-most-texas-schools-rejected-by-rttt-d/

 

 

 

 

 

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12.12.12 – “Bill Ayers explains the left’s power is in schools and classrooms” – by Sibyl West, Ramparts360.com — http://ramparts360.com/bill-ayers-explains-the-lefts-power-is-in-schools-and-classrooms/

 

 

 

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12.11.12 – “Common Core Standards’ Devastating Impact on Literary Study and Analytical Thinking” – by Dr. Sandra Stotsky – Heritage Foundation — http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2012/12/questionable-quality-of-the-common-core-english-language-arts-standards

 

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12.7.12 – “Colorado Board of Education Hears Common Core Critics” – by Ben DeGrow — http://news.heartland.org/newspaper-article/2012/12/07/colorado-board-education-hears-common-core-critics

 

 

 

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12.5.12 – “How Much Literature Will Kids Actually Read?: — by Shane Vander Hart, Truth in American Education — http://truthinamericaneducation.com/common-core-state-standards/ccss-content-issues-reviews/how-much-literature-will-kids-actually-read/

 

 

 

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12.5.12 — “Obama and Your Child’s Mind” – by Stanley Kurtz – NationalReview.comhttp://www.nationalreview.com/corner/334878/obama-and-your-childs-mind-stanley-kurtz

 

 

 

 

 

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11.26.12 – “Wyoming Proves That Common Core Standards Is a Federal-Led Initiative — Not State-Led” – Truth in American Education — http://educationviews.org/wyoming-proves-that-common-core-is-a-federal-led-initiative/

 

 

 

 

 

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11.20.12 – “A New Kind of Problem: The Common Core Math Standards” – by Barry Garelick – The Atlantic -- http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2012/11/a-new-kind-of-problem-the-common-core-math-standards/265444/

 

 

 

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11.16.12 – “Series of Five Videos: The Common Core Standards Pose a Real Threat to the U. S. Education System” — http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=coRNJluF2O4&feature=autoplay&list=PLWqL2Og4ICdvllViIJu00MBc15yaXp2UH&playnext=5

 

 

 

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10.28.12 – “Beware of ObamaCore” – by Robert Nemeth — Worchester Telegram & Gazette —

 

http://www.telegram.com/article/20121028/COLUMN22/110289823/-1/column#.UI6KmYVXsy4

 

 

 

 

 

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10.19.12 – “Fiction vs. Non-Fiction Smackdown” — by Jay Mathews (with comments by Donna Garner) – http://educationviews.org/common-cores-social-justice-agenda/

 

 

 

 

 

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10.18.12 – “Non-Common Core States Will Save Millions of Dollars” – by Henry W. Burke –http://educationviews.org/non-common-core-states-will-save-millions…

 

 

 

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10.15.12 – “States’ Taxpayers Cannot Afford Common Core Standards” – by Henry W. Burke – http://educationviews.org/states-taxpayers-cannot-afford-common-cor…

 

 

 

 

 

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10.11.12 – “Is Common Core About To Melt Down” – by Neal McCluskey, Cato Institute –

 

http://www.cato-at-liberty.org/is-common-core-about-to-melt-down/

 

 

 

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10.9.12 –“Like Obamacare, Obama Core Is Another Power Grab” — by Phyllis Schlafly, President of Eagle Forum —  http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/like-obamacare-obama…

 

 

 

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9.30.12 – “Uncommon Allies Question a Common Core” – Editorial Board, JournalGazette.net – http://www.journalgazette.net/article/20120930/EDIT10/309309979/114…

 

 

 

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9.28.12 – “States Beginning To Rebel Against Common Core Standards” –http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/states-beginning-to-…

 

 

 

 

 

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9.27.12 – “The Pedagogical Agenda of Common Core Math Standards” by Barry Garelick  – EducationNews.org –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/education-policy-and-politics/the-peda…

 

 

 

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9.25.12 — “Romney: No Federal Support for Common Core” by Alyson Klein, EducationWeek– http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaign-k-12/2012/09/mitt_romney_do…

 

 

 

 

 

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9.23.12 – “Do Not Let the DOE Nationalize the Schools in Your State” – by Henry W. Burke, Donna Garner –

 

http://educationviews.org/do-not-let-the-doe-nationalize-the-school…

 

 

 

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9.14.12 – “Fighting the Common Core Standards’ Social Justice Math” – by Oak Norton –

 

http://www.utahnsagainstcommoncore.com/jordan-sd-rips-out-unsolvabl…

 

 

 

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9.14.12 – “Nationalized Public Schools Almost Here in America”  – by Donna Garner –

 

http://educationviews.org/nationalized-public-schools-almost-here-i…

 

 

 

 

 

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9.10.12 — “Obama’s Inferior English Common Core Standards” – by Donna Garner –

 

http://educationviews.org/obamas-inferior-english-common-core-stand…

 

 

 

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9.7.12 – “Should the White House Control What Your Kids Learn?” by Stanley Kurtz –

 

http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/09/07/should-white-house-contro…

 

 

 

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9.5.12 — “How To Indoctrinate Students’ Minds with Math” by Donna Garner –

 

http://educationviews.org/how-to-indoctrinate-students-minds-with-m…

 

 

 

 

 

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8.27.12 – “Parents Need To Know About Student Data Privacy” by J. R. Wilson –EducationNews.org –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/parenting/jr-wilson-parents-need-to-kn…

 

 

 

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8.21.12  –  “Terrorist Professor Bill Ayers and Obama’s Federal School Curriculum” — by Mary Grabar — Accuracy in Mediahttp://www.aim.org/special-report/terrorist-professor-bill-ayers-and-obamas-federal-school-curriculum/

 

 

 

 

 

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8.15.12 – “An Ominous Political Trend for Common Core-ites” – by Frederick M. Hess –Education Week –

 

http://www.frederickhess.org/2012/08/an-ominous-political-trend-for…

 

 

 

 

 

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8.12.12 – “Utah Teachers Speak out Against the Obama Administration’s Common Core Standards” – Utahns Against Common Core –http://www.utahnsagainstcommoncore.com/teacher-comments-on-common-c…

 

 

 

 

 

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8.5.12 – “Caring Parents, Where Are You? – Common Core Standards and Big Bang Theory” – by Donna Garner –

 

http://libertylinked.com/posts/10007/caring-parents-where-are/View….

 

 

 

 

 

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7.18.12 — “David Coleman, Lead Writer of Common Core English Standards Never Taught in K to 12″ — by Karen Springen — PublishersWeekly.com

 

http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-industry-news/article/53002-what-common-core-means-for-publishers.html

 

 

 

 

 

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5.16.12 – “Incoming College Board Head Wants SAT To Reflect Common Core” – by Catherine Gewertz, Education Week –http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2012/05/16/32collegeboard.h31.htm…

 

 

 

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4.23.12 – “Common Core Math Standards Fail To Add Up” by Evan Walter, The Heritage Foundation –

 

http://blog.heritage.org/2012/04/23/common-core-math-standards-fail…

 

 

 

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4.17.12 – “Six-Minute Interview: Federal Takeover by the Obama Administration of  Education Standards and Assessments” – Lindsey Burke, The Heritage Foundation

 

http://online.wsj.com/video/opinion-standardizing-schools-/FA09455F…

 

 

 

 

 

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3.26.12 — “Two Education Philosophies with Two Different Goals”  — by  Donna Garner –

 

http://libertylinked.com/posts/9703/2-education-philosophies-with/V…

 

 

 

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3.6.12 – “Handwaving Away Opposition to the National Standards” by Jim Stergios , Pioneer Institute –

 

http://jaypgreene.com/2012/03/06/handwaving-away-opposition-to-the-…

 

 

 

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2.10.12 – “Obama Imposing National School Curriculum” – by Bob Unruh – World Net Daily –

 

http://www.wnd.com/2012/02/obama-imposing-national-school-curriculum/

 

 

 

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2.2.12 – “National Cost of Aligning States and Localities to the Common Core Standards” – The Pioneer Institute and American Principles Project White Paper –http://pioneerinstitute.org/download/summary-national-cost-of-aligning-states-and-localities-to-the-common-core-standards/

 

 

 

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12.28.11 – “Feds To Be Able to Track Your School Children’s Personal Information” by Donna Garner –

 

http://teabook.org/profiles/blogs/feds-to-be-able-to-track-your-sch…

 

 

 

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12.28.11 – How the feds are tracking your kid” – by Emmett McGroarty and Jane Robbins —  New York Posthttp://www.nypost.com/p/news/opinion/opedcolumnists/how_the_feds_are_tracking_your_kid_xC6wecT8ZidCAzfqegB6hL

 

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12.21.11 – “A National Education Standards Exit Strategy for States” – by Lindsey Burke –

 

http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2011/12/a-national-educati…

 

 

 

 

 

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10.27.11 – “Students Losing Their Right To Exress Their Opinions” – by Donna Garner –

 

http://libertylinked.com/posts/8754/students-losing-their-right/Vie…

 

 

 

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7.27.11 – “National Standards and Tests: An Unprecedented Federal Overreach”—The Heritage Foundation – Lindsey Burke, Robert Scott, et al –

 

http://www.heritage.org/events/2011/07/national-standards

 

 

 

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5.31.11 — “Liberals Interpret Themselves Liberally: Common Core Standards, Race to the Top” by Doug Lasken –

 

http://www.flashreport.org/featured-columns-library0b.php?faID=2011…

 

 

 

 

 

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5.28.11 — “A ‘Common’ Education Disaster” by Douglas Holtz-Eakin & Annie Hsiao — Politico.comhttp://www.politico.com/news/stories/0511/55857.html#ixzz1NsJZQKOh

 

 

 

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5.26.11 — “Race to the Cradle” by Neal McCluskey, The Cato Institute –http://libertylinked.com/posts/7408/race-to-the-cradle—-by-neal/V…

 

 

 

 

 

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5.25.11 — “South Carolina Will Not Participate in Race to the Top” Spartanburg Tea Party -

 

http://www.spartanburgteaparty.org/2011/05/25/sc-will-not-participa…

 

 

 

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5.22.11 — “The Three-Legged Stool:  Obama, Duncan, Gates” by Donna Garner –

 

http://libertylinked.com/posts/7461/the-three-legged-stool/View.aspx

 

 

 

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5.9.11 — “Association of American Educators Signs on in Opposition to National Curriculum” –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/ed_reports/edu_assoc_articles/155783.html

 

 

 

 

 

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5.9.11 — “Why One Curriculum Is Bad for America” — by Jonathan Kantrowitz and 100+ signatories - http://blog.ctnews.com/kantrowitz/2011/05/09/why-one-national-curri…

 

 

 

 

 

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4.12.11 — “The Other Shoe Drops: National Testmakers Worried” — by Donna Garner –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/ednews_today/153790.html

 

 

 

 

 

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4.9.11 — “Congressmen: A Great Place To Cut Funding — National Assessments” — by Donna Garner – http://www.educationnews.org/political/153529.html

 

 

 

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4.6.11 — “Standards Overreach, or According to Plan?” — by Neal McCluskey –

 

http://www.cato-at-liberty.org/standards-overreach-or-according-to-…

 

 

 

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3.24.11 — “Obama’s Carrot and Stick Control of Our Nation’s Public Schools” – by Donna Garner –  http://www.educationnews.org/commentaries/152238.html

 

 

 

 

 

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3.20.11 — “Our Hope Rests with Congressman Kline” – by Donna Garner –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/commentaries/151843.html

 

 

 

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2.24.11 –“The Race to the Top Scheme” – by Henry W. Burke and Donna Garner –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/ednews_today/108436.html

 

 

 

 

 

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2.24.11 – “Let’s Get Off the National Standards Train” by Henry W. Burke and Donna Garner –

 

http://alinahan.wordpress.com/2011/05/11/lets-get-off-the-national-…

 

 

 

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11.7.10 — “Open Letter to Parents, Legislators, School Personnel: Which Policy Are You Going To Promote?” —  http://www.educationnews.org/blogs/102489.html

 

 

 

 

 

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10.26.10 — “Bullying Agenda” —  by Donna Garner –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/commentaries/opinions_on_education/101…

 

 

 

 

 

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10.23.10 — “What Is the Centers for Disease Control?” – by Donna Garner –http://www.educationnews.org/breaking_news/health/101841.html

 

 

 

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9.16.10 — “Am I a Wacko Now?” – by Donna Garner –http://www.educationnews.org/commentaries/100137.html

 

 

 

 

 

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7.29.10 — “Stotsky on the Common Core Vote in Massachusetts” – by Dr. Sandra Stotsky -

 

http://jaypgreene.com/2010/07/29/stotsky-on-the-common-core-vote-in…

 

 

 

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7.27.10 — “Where Have All the Caring Parents Gone?” – by Donna Garner -

 

http://www.educationnews.org/commentaries/insights_on_education/968…

 

 

 

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7.10.10 – “Common Core Standards Still Don’t Make the Grade” — a Pioneer Institute White Paper — http://pioneerinstitute.org/download/common-cores-standards-still-dont-make-the-grade/

 

 

 

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4.19.10 — “Marc Tucker’s Bologna” – by Donna Garner –http://www.educationnews.org/commentaries/89899.html

 

 

 

 

 

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3.10.10 — “Fair to Middling: A National Standards Progress Report” – by R. James Milgram and Sandra Stotsky  – EducationWeek.orghttp://www.edweek.org/media/fair_to_middling.pdf

 

 

 

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2.10.10 – “Why Race to the Middle” by Sandra Stotsky and Ze’ev Wurman – The Heartland Institute — http://heartland.org/policy-documents/why-race-middle

 

 

 

 

 

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1.29.10 — “Cradle-to-Career Plan by Obama and Duncan” —  by Donna Garner –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/ednews_today/39076.html

 

 

 

 

 

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1.13.10 — “Texas Tells Feds ‘Enough Is Enough’” –  by Donna Garner –

 

http://www.educationnews.org/ednews_today/29200.html

 

 

 

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12.11.09 — “Children and the Future of Our Country” – by Donna Garner –http://www.educationnews.org/blogs/7704.html

 

 

 

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