Anti Fed Ed Warriors, do you remember learning the old English children’s rhyme “A Hunting We Will Go?” It was a fun song to sing along to. Maybe you taught your children this song. I had forgotten the song until I saw an early January press release by the Committee on Education and Labor Republicans. (*Note: The U.S. House Committee … Continue reading “A-hunting We Will Go”
Warriors, every time there’s a new registration form concerning data…
DON’T SIGN IT!
Performance standards for families?! SEL for babies?!
ESSA supposedly is the “Mary Poppins” for education.
This Weekend News begins a special series for all those ‘anti CCSS Machine Warriors’ out there running for their school boards this election year. No matter if it is a local school board race or a state-wide race, this compendium is for you!! If you should have an issue you would like more information on and … Continue reading The School Board Special, Part One
As anti CCSS Warriors, we’ve heard of educational research on the K-12 level, the higher education level, but did you know there’s an educational research group for those in pre-kindergarten? I first wrote about the National Institute for Early Education Research and their Zero to Three involvement: https://commoncorediva.wordpress.com/tag/national-institute-for-early-education-research/ While that article will name the same … Continue reading FTF: PreK Research: CCSS, CBE, and a Host of Others
Last night, I had the honor of speaking out against Common Core and the ‘CCSS Machine’ as I call it. In today’s “Tech Thursday”, I will share the details so you discover for yourselves, just how broadly the all-encompassing education reform (illegally based) has progressed. Technically Speaking, A Bit if Background: When I was … Continue reading Tech Thursday: Technically Speaking for CCSS
Good Warrior Day to you, anti CCSS fighters. We’ve been gearing up for a ‘showdown’ so to speak for months now over HR5, S1177, and other proposed CCSS/CTE laced legislative bills before Congress in Washington. It’s down to the wire. The voting surrounding most of these is set to possibly happen in a couple of … Continue reading RMT: The Other Side of the ESEA Battle?!
Anti CCSS Warriors, just in time for the 4th of July, the latest ‘Zero to 3 State Baby Facts’ for each of the 50 states are out. So be ready to ‘rumble’! The National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families: http://www.zerotothree.org/ Their mission statement per the above website address is, “ZERO TO THREE is a … Continue reading Sic’ ‘Em Saturday: Pint Sized Common Core
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.
There’s only one Savior in life, and it ISN’T aligned workforce based education!