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  • All Your Children Are Belong To Us; Your Money Too

    04/21/2015 7:41:06 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 3 replies
    Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 4-21-2015 | MOTUS
    What is it about progressives? First Elizabeth Warren tells us that if we have a business we didn’t build it ourselves. Then Mellissa Harris-Perry told us that our own children aren’t ours either.To be sure, the belief that all children are “children of the state” is such a subversive and disturbing trend that we should demand every presidential candidate state their position on it. Let’s ask President-in-Waiting Hillary first…oh wait, I think she’s already told us: I think we can safely put her in the corner with former Massachusetts Education Sec. Paul Reville who criticizes “those who prefer local educational...
  • Common core state standards the hot topic at ABEC conference

    06/01/2013 3:58:40 PM PDT · by george76 · 8 replies
    Phoenix Business Journal ^ | May 31, 2013 | Angela Gonzales
    The Arizona Business & Education Coalition brought together business and education leaders from across the nation for its annual conference today to delve into common core standards. ABEC Executive Director Susan Carlson hosted a private reception for out-of-state business leaders at The Buttes in Tempe last night, where I got a chance to catch up with them to talk about their secrets
  • Ron Paul: ‘Common Core’ Nationalizes And Dumbs Down Public School Curriculum

    05/26/2013 9:45:07 PM PDT · by Ghost of Jesus Gil · 20 replies
    Albany Tribune ^ | May 26, 2013 | Ron Paul
    Sadly, but not surprisingly, instead of improving education by repealing No Child Left Behind’s testing and other mandates, the Obama administration is increasing national control over schools via the “Common Core” initiative. Common Core is a new curriculum developed by a panel of so-called education experts. The administration is trying to turn Common Core into a national curriculum by offering states increased federal education funding if they impose Common Core’s curriculum on their public schools. This is yet another example of the government using money stolen from the people to bribe states into obeying federal dictates