August 20, 2017

Common Core – Friend or Foe?

This infographic was shared with me to shed light on why some system, like “Common Core” was needed for American students. I thought it well done and it does shed light on why CHANGE was needed. Now, whether or not all of its parts and workbook questions are sane is another debate. But, I think you can see from these statistics, that an overall change was required. The question now becomes: Where do we go from here?

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I Will Not Let An Exam Result Determine My Future

Tweet A powerful and beautiful video founded on solid truth. Either video version below ( prezi-like presentation or video)  is created using the same Spoken Word. If you have never seen this, break out the tissue. [youtube]http://youtu.be/0mtJOu29qbQ?t=3s[/youtube] [youtube]http://youtu.be/D-eVF_G_p-Y[/youtube]  

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Join The Debate — Behind the Common Core Standards

Tweet It doesn’t matter whether your child or grandchild is being home-schooled, in private school, in public school or other –these standards will affect his/her entrance into college, their necessary entrance tests scores, and even the classes they take within college. This :40 minute video is a VITAL watch.  You will see interviews from some […]

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