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Revolt Against the Testing Tyrants

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 19, 2014 Have you had enough of the testing tyranny? Join the club. To be clear: I’m not against all standardized academic tests. My kids excel on tests. The problem is that there are too damned many … Continue reading

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Teacher’s resignation letter: ‘My profession … no longer exists’

“After writing all of this I realize that I am not leaving my profession, in truth, it has left me.” – Gerald J. Conti Increasingly teachers are speaking out against school reforms that they believe are demeaning their profession, and … Continue reading

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Why There’s a Backlash Against Common Core

Photo credit: grumpyelder.com The federal government has spent billions to move Common Core forward, and it has put billions more on the line. Unfortunately, parents, teachers, tea-party activists, and governors have every reason to believe Common Core represents major, unprecedented … Continue reading

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