Archive for "Common Core"

Contact State School Board for Replace Common Core Resolution

At its Work Session August 10, the State School Board heard a presentation by Supt. Sentance that was prompted by a resolution he offered to the Board to rescind common core.  That presentation and the subsequent discussion can be viewed here beginning at 1:06.  Visuals can be found here: Although the resolution provides for a vote […]

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Authoritative Books/Papers on Common Core

Authoritative Books/Papers on Common Core Common Ground on Common Core: Voices from across the Political Spectrum Expose the Realities of the CCSS Edited by Kirsten Lombard, Resounding Books, Madison, WI, 2015 Drilling through the Core: Why Common Core is Bad for American Education, Peter Wood, Ed., Pioneer Inst., 2015 The Long War and Common Core, […]

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Resolution Re-Establishing Alabama-Authored Academic Standards

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Urgent: act ASAP to move Common Core Repeal Bill to Senate Floor

Urgent:  act ASAP to move Common Core Repeal Bill to Senate Floor The bill to Repeal and Replace Common Core SB415 (Sen. Harri Anne Smith) passed the Senate Education Committee today with a 4-1 vote.  (YES: Sen. Brewbaker, Bussman, McLendon, Pittman.  NO: Sen. Figures) SB415 will replace common core (cc) standards (aka Alabama College and […]

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Talking Points for Common Core Repeal Bill

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“Could the new state school superintendent help repeal Common Core?” by J. Pepper Bryars on al.com

J. Pepper Bryars, who grew up in Mobile and lives in Huntsville, is a conservative columnist for AL.com. Contact him at mail@jpepperbryars.com. Alabama’s conservative State Legislature should have severed our connection to Common Core years ago, but thanks to a rather muddled opposition effort and lack of responsiveness from our lawmakers, the disastrous scheme not […]

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Listen to enlightening testimonies from the Senate Education Committee hearing on SB60 to repeal Common Core/College and Career Ready Standards

Here are six testimonies in support of SB60.   https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B3Wek6ICT38eVkprckg5Q0ZUUWM&usp=sharing_eid&ts=56b68a3f

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FOURTH PROJECT VERITAS VIDEO: Common Core Insider Reveals Info About LA Bid Rigging Scandal

The fourth video of this Project Veritas series on Common Core shows a former executive for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, the country’s second leading textbook publishing company, alleging that the textbook industry is more about politics and money than education. Again, Project Veritas undercover journalists used hidden video cameras to capture what text book executives would […]

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THIRD PROJECT VERITAS VIDEO: COMMON CORE EXEC REVEALS ANTI-AMERICAN AGENDA: Guns, STDs & Islam

The third video of this Project Veritas series on Common Core shows a former executive for Pearson, the country’s leading textbook publishing company, admitting that elements of Common Core intentionally push elitist indoctrination upon students. In James O’Keefe’s latest video, Kimberly Koerber, a former executive for Pearson who now works for National Geographic, was caught […]

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SECOND PROJECT VERITAS VIDEO: HIDDEN CAM: ANOTHER PUBLISHING EXECUTIVE CAUGHT DISHING DIRT ON COMMON CORE

This second video of this series shows an account executive at Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt, the country’s second leading textbook publishing company and profiteer of Common Core, admitting that Common Core is never about the kids. “It’s never about the kids,” is how Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt Strategic Account Manager Amelia Petties reveals how the textbook industry prioritizes profits […]

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