STEAM, STEM, and our Nation. CCSS and College/Career Readiness Alignment in and out of schools. Meant for every citizen as a way of life. ESSA extends the ties to it all!
For the final installment of the STEM to STEAM, Ties to Common Core article, we’ll look at just how far back this all started and contrast it with the headlines of our modern education reform. If you click on the above graphic, how many of you will be able to spot the 16 Career Clusters … Continue reading Friday Special Post: Part 3 STEM to STEAM, Ties to CCSS
Welcome back, anti CCSS Warriors, for Part 2 of my “STEM to STEaM: Ties to CCSS” article. In yesterday’s portion, you got the basic foundation of how STEM and Common Core became united. Today, we’ll dive into the “STEaM” portion of the mix. If you recall, we were using the analogy of a vehicle (CCSS), … Continue reading Tech Thursday: Pt. 2 STEM to STEaM’s Ties to Common Core
Some months ago, I shared with you that I’d dug into how STEM and Common Core are related. It’s not a popular subject. Why? Most folks don’t want to see how the two are directly hinged together. However, if we’re going to effectively FIGHT CCSS, we must know all the places it lurks! Did you … Continue reading WYBI: “STEM to STEaM”, Ties to Common Core, Pt. 1
**Warriors, with the federal overreach into families and education, the net cast to find those ‘in need of SEL interventions’ is growing..daily.
**It’s not just for Johnny and Suzy at the local school; no, the SEL movement is meant for every single citizen in America.
Warriors, I hope you can see that by being constantly compared to everyone else, we are losing ourselves. As citizens, as a nation, and as humans. Constantly hearing that our education should mirror other countries is treason, especially when it comes from the federal level via programs and initiatives.
We know SIBs, BitCoins, and, taxes are misused in education. There’s a new crop of financial tools to make it worse.
The globalization of America is well under way, Warriors. Be the spider’s predator, not its prey.
What about a real PTA where they fight against the CCSS Machine, not bow down before it? Does it really exist?
Warriors, the time I’m asking you to spend is more than likely the most important thing you can do for your country.