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Rotten to the Core (Part 2): Readin', Writin' and Deconstructionism

Douglas32 Wrote: Jan 26, 2013 12:31 PM
Dumb down the kids and they will all become dumborats.
everyonesfacts4usall Wrote: Jan 28, 2013 7:22 AM
But it would be nearly impossible to make a case that the CCSS does that. See the actual standards.

(This is the second part of an ongoing series on federal "Common Core" education standards and the corruption of academic excellence.)

The Washington, D.C., board of education earned widespread mockery this week when it proposed allowing high school students -- in the nation's own capital -- to skip a basic U.S. government course to graduate. But this is fiddlesticks compared to what the federal government is doing to eliminate American children's core knowledge base in English, language arts and history.

Thanks to the "Common Core" regime, funded with President Obama's stimulus dollars and bolstered by duped Republican governors and business groups, deconstructionism...