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Successful School Curriculum Under Attack

MOMwithABrain Wrote: Aug 05, 2012 1:00 PM
Mr. Blackwell failed to even do a small amount of investigation on IB. IB is a United Nations Propaganda program. Soft propaganda is still propaganda. Go to the IBO's web site: www.ibo.org In the search engine type in Agenda 21 and look what comes up under sustainability for the MYP kids: Agenda 21 and The Earth Charter. Both clearly anti-AMERICAN. I just did a google search on IB and Anti-AMerican and look what comes up: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTI0osj4W9w Mr. Blackwell is doing a real disservice to students when he fails to investigate a program that so many parents are finding, has subtle anti-American propaganda. The rigor itself we found is nothing but busy work.

As a longtime school choice advocate, I am always in favor of giving parents the tools they need to ensure their children receive a high quality education, which is necessary to compete in today’s global marketplace. And as a visiting professor of law at Liberty University and former associate professor at Xavier University, I know how a rigorous education is critical for students to be prepared to get the most value out of their time at college.

Therefore, I am disturbed by a recent development in states such as Idaho, where members of the school board are questioning the worth...