COMMON CORE SCIENCE MISLEADS

Nov 21, 2013 by

Motivation Science, published by Mentoring Minds, have a liberal view of environmental matters (pro-alternative energy and pro-global...

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BIAS IN SCHOOL LESSONS: COMMON...

Nov 18, 2013 by

“Bias in School Lessons: Common Core’s Global Warming” Countered by Henry W. Burke (with introductory comments from Donna Garner)...

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Proposed Nebraska Standards fo...

Nov 8, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke   11.08.13   I have a strong belief that I try to apply to key issues:  If I criticize something, I should also be...

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COMPARISON OF TWO TYPES OF EDU...

Nov 4, 2013 by

  Description   Type #1 Traditional Classical Learning   Type #2 CSCOPE and Common Core Standards   Progressive, Radical Social...

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Obamacare Sticker Shock

Oct 27, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke   10.27.13     How will 27-year old adults in Virginia react when they find that their healthcare...

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Five Reasons to Drop the Commo...

Oct 18, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke   “Look before you leap.”  This is a wise maxim and one that 45 states and D. C. should have followed.  Instead,...

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WILL NEBRASKA ADOPT OBAMACORE?

Sep 15, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke – Officially, Nebraska has not adopted the Common Core Standards (CCS).  The five enlightened states that...

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Non-Common Core States Will Sa...

Sep 6, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke 9.06.13  (Revised) This short article deals with a very hypothetical situation! We distributed an extensive report...

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State-Specific Common Core Imp...

Sep 6, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke 9.05.13 We can make numerous valid arguments against the Common Core Standards, and many people have offered...

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STATES’ TAXPAYERS CANNOT...

Sep 6, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke (Original Report — 10.15.12)   09.05.13 (Updated Links) INTRODUCTION     The total nationwide...

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Alternatives to Common Core St...

Aug 15, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke The Nebraska Department of Education is paying Mid-Continent Research for Education and Learning $47,000 to compare...

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How Did the Gates Foundation A...

May 18, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke The Washington Post published the following article on 5.12.13 by Valerie Strauss about the Gates Foundation Grants...

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CALIFORNIA COMMON CORE IMPLEME...

Feb 26, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke – To:  California Department of Education Officials and State Board of Education Members The following short...

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Global Warming: A Two-Part Ser...

Feb 24, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke – Part 1 is “Global Warming Skeptics.”  This report describes the skepticism that surrounds...

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Obama’s Climate Change A...

Feb 2, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke INTRODUCTION Many environmentalists have changed the term “global warming” to “global climate...

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Should We Raise the Debt Limit...

Jan 12, 2013 by

by Henry W. Burke – Twelve years ago (on 1.10.01), the national debt stood at $5.7 trillion.  Today the current national debt...

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Amazing — Lowering Tax R...

Dec 31, 2012 by

by Henry W. Burke 12.31.12 Fact:  When Presidents Harding, Coolidge, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, and George W. Bush cut tax...

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Why Work When You Can Get Welf...

Dec 20, 2012 by

by Henry W. Burke 12.19.12 STARTLING STATISTIC: The average wage for a working family is $24.00 per hour while the average wage for a...

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Elephants and the Fiscal Cliff

Dec 13, 2012 by

Taxmageddon will amount to $494 billion in tax hikes; this will be the largest tax increase in history!  by Henry W. Burke 12.12.12...

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A Real Solution for the Fiscal...

Nov 23, 2012 by

by Henry W. Burke 11.22.12 The Heritage Foundation plan will lead to a balanced budget in 10 years!  By 2022, this plan will generate...

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