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Category: Parenting

Common Core Lacks Content

Something that is often heard from Common Core Opponents is that the standards themselves lack content.  It’s something you can say and it sounds pretty smart, but can you define what it means if...

“Are You a Righty or a Lefty?” Common Core Political Survey for SIXTH GRADERS

There are so many bad things about the Common Core that often times the actual pieces of curriculum that are being used are overlooked. Right now it is said that teachers and districts can...

Homeschoolers Beware: Parental Rights Under Attack

Yes, our parental rights are under attack. They have been for quite some time but only now are some of us waking up and beginning to see the light. Nowhere other than the fight against the Common...

Obama Wants Your Children’s Data: Common Core Early Learning Initiative

President Obama is very interested in your kids. He wants to know virtually everything about them. We found this out while researching the Common Core Standards. We saw that in order for states...

Race to the Top Early Education: Using Our Youngest to Level the Playing Field

It really is about how you package things but not what is inside. That is Obama’s administration plan for early education funding in the Race to the Top education reform.  His plan seems...

Hero Superintendent Speaks Out Against Common Core

In light of the just recently revealed test scores that show that 70% of children in New York state are not proficient in the Common Core Standards a courageous Superintendent has stepped forward...

Common Core: The Decade Long Death Panel for Public Education

At the risk of flooding the Obama Administration with sudden Libertarian support for Common Core Standards, I feel compelled to predict that Common Core will put the kibosh on public education as...

Common Core: The Good, the Bad and the Downright Frightening

The controversy around the Common Core has been growing. Unless you’ve been living under a rock you might have heard something about this incredibly experimental and federally overreaching...

Parenting and Terrorism

Parenting is definitely not for the faint hearted.  Hands up if your child has had you shaking your head and wondering, “What did I do wrong?”  That’s what I thought; most of us have had that...

Next Progressive Line of Attack: Homeschooling?

When I was in seventh grade, my father had to make a business trip to Washington, DC. It was during the fall and I was in school. He and my mother spoke to Mr. Graham, the principal of Robert F....

Have American Moms Forgotten How To Stand Up For Themselves?

What really do American Moms need to be concerned about? Ever wake- up and think: How in the world did American Moms lose sight of what really is important to America? Have American Moms...

Why They Are Attacking Our Children

If you participate in the blogosphere, then your insanity sensor must be working overtime. Nearly every day someone reports a ridiculous new law or the expelling or arrest of yet another child...

Commandeering Public Education and the Home School Connection

First, let me state that mine is a family that home educates our children.  There are two issues that I wish to address regarding education, and in this article I will state the reasons why I...

The Slippery Slope Of The Loss Of Individual Liberties

How does the plight of one German Christian homeschooling family expose the hypocrisy of the Obama administration’s policy on religious freedom, homeschooling, education in general and parental...

Empty Nest and Lessons for My Son

All over the country, parents are dropping their kids off at college. Cars packed with tubs filled with new bedding and underwear. Co-eds are eyeing one another while parents nervously and...