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Category: Education

Following Oklahoma’s Lead: A Video to Help YOUR STATE Repeal Common Core!

Common Core fighters across the U.S. have seen “repeal bills” come and go, only to find that all the hard work is being undermined by national groups and the Governors who are publicly signing...

First Oklahoma, Now Wisconsin Saying NO to Common Core!

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker made a powerful statement against the Common Core Standards this week. “Today, I call on the members of the state Legislature to pass a bill in early January to...

Teachers Threatened Over Contents of New AP US History Exam

Earlier this year, in March, I wrote a piece about the new and not so improved AP US history curriculum that is brought to us by our favorite “one man Encyclopedia Britannica” and history expert,...

Tribal Leaders Leery of Obama’s New Common Core Plan for Native American Children

The Obama administration’s new plan to overhaul federal education for American Indians is being met by suspicion and skepticism by tribe members. The current federal plan, Bureau of Indian...

Breaking: Common Core Repeal Upheld by Supreme Court

Today was another day of victory in Oklahoma in our fight to repeal Common Core. Days after our governor signed the Common Core repeal bill into law, some of the governor-appointed school board...

New School Hours: 9 to 5(ish)?

New York State is leading the charge of increasing the length of the school day and school year. Three elementary schools in the Utica City School District will move to a 9:00 am to 4:30pm school...

Oregon Shuts Out Citizens’ Voices

In America there are states that are infamous for their political leanings. For example, California is afflicted with Hollywood, therefore California is famously progressive. Texas is the home of...

Join Glenn Beck and Friends to Help Stop Common Core

When Glenn Beck writes a book, it’s guaranteed to land on the New York Times Best Seller’s List and Conform is no different. Interestingly Beck’s books sell like crazy, Fox News is...

The Cure for Autism: More Testing, More Schoolwork, a Robust Curriculum, and High Expectations?

Parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder must be jumping for joy upon the news of the cure for Autism and all disabilities in a June 24th media conference call. According to an NPR...

NGA Mum on Selection of Marketing Expert for Common Core Writer

What makes a marketing expert qualified to write educational standards that have become the de facto nationalized standards for schools across the country? Nobody knows. And the National...

Common Core Oklahoma Back in the News

Oklahoma has made national news again!  Our governor-appointed School Board and a few others have filed a lawsuit over HB3399 to repeal Common Core.   The claim is that it is unconstitutional for...

Did You Know Obamacare Can Now Collect DNA Info on Newborns?

On June 24th, 2014 the U.S. House passed HR 1281, a bill that nationalizes newborn genetic screening without consent. It passed on a voice vote without a roll call or amendments. HR 1281 may be...

Former “Indian” Elizabeth Warren & Her Student Loan Woes

Elizabeth Warren and President Obama are two names that do not bode well together.   It was the same old sob story last Monday when President Obama was holding up Ms. Warren’s college loan debt...

Gates Funded Pro Common Core Group Changes Name in Rebranding Effort

Mike Huckabee was right. The term “common core” has become toxic and rebranding is needed. This time, instead of states calling the Common Core State Standards by a more a palatable name, a...

The College Debt Crisis Looms—Likely to Mimic Mortgage Crisis

On June 9th , President Obama signed an executive order that would limit borrowers from having to pay more than 10% of their monthly income toward their student loans while encouraging a more...

Colorado Candidate Hides Support for Common Core to Get Votes

Around the nation, the hot election issue is Common Core. Voters—both conservatives and liberals—are looking for candidates who vow to fight Common Core and the philosophy behind it. And because...

Oklahoma: One Common Core State Down, Many Others To Go!

A few days ago I ran into a teacher today in the parking lot of the grocery store.  She said, “Thank you for stopping Common Core.”  I am so humbled with every thank you.  We can only pass those...

Millennials Asked Common Core Math Problem. (Key Word: PROBLEM…)

Caleb Bonham asked people on the street a few “simple” Common Core math problems.  The results are, sadly, funny.