Tag Archives: Common Core Standards

Common Core Finger Puppets

H/T: Townhall.com

Posted in 2014 Elections, Education, Major News Items, Media, National, State & Local, Unalienable Rights | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Education, Executive Branch, National, State & Local | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Common Core Assignment: The Constitution is Outdated

Wow:  Yesterday I posted a piece entitled The Constutution is Timeless.  It explains why our Constitution is as relevant today as it was when it was written and why it will be relevant in the future.  Unfortunately, the folks over … Continue reading

Posted in Education, State & Local, Unalienable Rights | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

FL Middle School Quiz Asks – “What Kind Of Party Animal Are You?”

“I was contacted tonight by a group of parents wanting answers. This quiz (survey) below was given to Ms. [Megan] Kendrick’s 7th grade Pre-AP Civics class last week at Storm Grove Middle School in Indian River County,” writes Laura Zorc, SE … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Executive Branch, Major News Items, National, State & Local | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Obama math: Under New Common Core, 3 x 4 = 11

Try sending an astronaut to the moon using this twisted logic. (Post continues below video) Quick: what’s 3 x 4? If you said 11 — or, hell, if you said 7, pi, or infinity squared — that’s just fine under … Continue reading

Posted in Education, State & Local, Unalienable Rights | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Newly Discovered Eighth Grade Exam From 1912 Shows How Dumbed Down America Has Become

Have you ever seen the movie “Idiocracy”? It is a movie about an “average American” that wakes up 500 years in the future only to discover that he is the most intelligent person by far in the “dumbed down” society … Continue reading

Posted in Education, State & Local, Unalienable Rights | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Help Stop Common Core and PARCC

Americans for Prosperity Florida is circulating this petition.  Please read carefully and sign on if you’re opposed to Common Core. “The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers as it’s formally known, is a standardized set of elementary, … Continue reading

Posted in Education, State & Local, States' Rights, Taxes, Unalienable Rights | Tagged , , | Leave a comment