Elitists tend to forget that We the Little People do not put them on the throne that they have built for themselves. At times, they forget their own prescribed messaging and accidently tell the truth. Common Core fighters will want to save the article below to add this little slip to your arsenal for the next time someone says that Common Core is “state led.” (Yes, they STILL use that one.) A little sidebar for anyone new to this fight: The National Governors Association is nothing more than a private club that anyone can join. They have no business or legal authority for making policy for our states.
Gretchen Logue from Missouri Education Watchdog comments: Melinda Gates lets the cat out of the bag. CCSS is not ‘state led’. It’s ‘we’ led. The ‘we’ aka as private organizations setting public educational policy.