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The New Liberals’ Hymnal: The Book of Common Core

Cal18 Wrote: Apr 22, 2013 9:24 AM
I'm for giving parents as many options as possible. Private schools, public schools, charter, magnet, parochial, and Christian. Let them have a voucher and choose from among a plethora of options. Far too many have one choice and one choice only--a failing public school that is essentially a war zone where learning may happen now and then either by accident or sheer force of will on the part of the student. That's no way to run anything.

Prepare ye the way of the Common Core. And then the Word will be made Fed. And Obama will dwell amongst us forever. Amen. -- From the Book of Common Core

 

Prepare for the final federalization of primary education in the USA- hereafter known as Common Core- and don’t worry so much about relics written by old, white men like the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. The Tenth Amendment only helps ensure local control of those things like education policy. It only ensures that we have a big, diverse, vibrant country full...