Ed/Workforce’s Dirty Laundry?!

We cannot continue to allow Congress to see our children as merely ‘human capital’.

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Aligned Workforces

A key set of articles to tie global workforce to early education’s workforce shift.

‘Makeover’ for Workforce?

Makeover in our workforce based education?! You bet! See how the CCSS Machine is grinding on..fresh new look included!

Weekend News: Collective Workforce

Ahh, another weekend. Time for a brief break from the working world for some of us. However, for those of us against Common Core, we’ve learned our work is still before us. We’ve learned that the WIOA of 2014, Common Core, Career Tech Education, Career Pathways, STEM, and American Apprenticeships are ALL not only part … Continue reading Weekend News: Collective Workforce

FTF: More Tracking the Workforce Aligned Society

As promised, anti CCSS/CTE Warriors, here’s the article detailing more information on how our nation is slowly, but surely becoming a workforce aligned nation.  Over the weekend, if you read my “Weekend News”,  I shared 2 distinct graphics from the federal government’s Education and the Workforce Committee.  See: https://commoncorediva.wordpress.com/2015/09/27/weekend-news-tracking-the-ccsscteworkforce-aligned-society/ SKILLS Act? It’s a Law Now and … Continue reading FTF: More Tracking the Workforce Aligned Society

Weekend News: Tracking the CCSS/CTE/Workforce Aligned Society

Image courtesy of RAF Automation. It’s time for the Weekend News, my fellow anti CCSS Warriors. As you know, I’ve given you several fact based articles of how the CCSS Machine has expanded its domain into the post-secondary world. What’s interesting, is the post-secondary world includes all citizens, not just students. We’ve all read and … Continue reading Weekend News: Tracking the CCSS/CTE/Workforce Aligned Society

Tech Thursday: Part Two of the HEA, STEM, the Workforce, and America

Last we were ‘together’, anti CCSS Warriors, I was sharing with you how the Higher Education Act (of 1965) is set for a re-authorization sometime very soon. We were able to connect the dots between the purposed alignment between the pre-K to 12th grade and post-secondary levels of education. In the last article, you saw … Continue reading Tech Thursday: Part Two of the HEA, STEM, the Workforce, and America

WYBI: Job Development Grants and CCSS?

Known by a bevy of names, let’s see what we can learn today about CCSS and job development investments grants. Are they only in NC (where I first learned about them) or are these in other states? If so, what are the educational implications? The Name Game: As knee deep into CCSS as NC is, … Continue reading WYBI: Job Development Grants and CCSS?

Tech Thursday: CCSS Workforce Pushing Labor Reform

Common Core for the Workforce is present through Career Tech Education. This isn’t new news for those of us fighting the CCSS. However, were you aware that there’s a push to reauthorize the Higher Education Act? By doing so, you can bet CCSS via CTE will be there. The Higher Ed Act: Originally written in … Continue reading Tech Thursday: CCSS Workforce Pushing Labor Reform

Tech Thursday: Workforce Commissions, Education, and Common Core

Thank you for joining me last night as I went in-depth on the topic of a CCSS aligned work force. It is my hope you were able to glean helpful information to aid your battle in your state. ‘Women on the Wall’ archives each call, so if you missed anything, you can access it from … Continue reading Tech Thursday: Workforce Commissions, Education, and Common Core