FOM: A “New” CCS (Coalition for Community Schools)

The “Fib-o-Meter” is back and ready to bust open the fallacies, fibs, half truths, or whole truths about the OTHER CCS (Common Core Standards). Today’s look is into the IEL (Institute for Educational Leadership) and its CCS (Coalition for Community Schools). Is it tied to the Common Core? If so, how? Is it part ¬†of … Continue reading FOM: A “New” CCS (Coalition for Community Schools)

Oh, Community..

When it comes to education, we are no longer a United States of America, Warriors. We’ve become the United State of Delphi.

Local Schools Open for WIOA!

Think the CCSS Machine only wants birth to 12th grade students? Nope, I found where grandma and grandpa are ensnared!

Sic’ ‘Em Saturday: Using Community Colleges for More ‘Core’

It’s not new news that community colleges are Common Core aligned via either their ‘dual enrollment’ courses (which serve high school students) or the Career Pathways/Career Clusters tracks. However, I have found a new document that gives 21 ways to make the bonds of the CC even STRONGER. SREB, Southern Regional Education Board: “The Southern … Continue reading Sic’ ‘Em Saturday: Using Community Colleges for More ‘Core’

Tech Thursday: Common Core Community College

Common Core Standards in community colleges, you say? Certainly not! Ahh, sadly my friends, community colleges are being made over to also align with the CC ‘just standards’ Standards. You may know from personal experience or from someone close to you about ¬†community colleges. They are what used to be known as ‘Junior Colleges’, and … Continue reading Tech Thursday: Common Core Community College

Know Thy Neighbor

How a simple letter hid an entire agenda.

Whoa, Neighbor!

How a simple letter hid an entire agenda.