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Time To Opt Out of Creepy Fed Ed Data-Mining Racket

Moonbat Exterminator Wrote: Mar 15, 2013 10:29 AM
The education establishment wants to "track children's "competencies" in "recognizing bias in sources," "flexibility," "cultural awareness and competence," "appreciation for diversity," "empathy," "perspective taking, trust (and) service orientation." What in Hell happened to reading, writing, and arithmetic?
Alex_P Wrote: Mar 15, 2013 11:56 AM
It is no longer in the curriculum - don't you know, it is racist to insist on reading/writing/math skills! Some of the disadvantaged egos may be wounded because they don't excel in these "old white men" disciplines!
Last week, I reported on the federal government's massive new student-tracking database, which was created as part of the nationalized Common Core standards scheme.

The bad news: GOP "leadership" continues to ignore or, worse, enable this Nanny State racket (hello, Jeb Bush).

The good news: An independent grassroots revolt outside the Beltway bubble is swelling. Families are taking their children's academic and privacy matters out of the snoopercrats' grip and into their own hands. You can now download a Common Core opt-out/disclosure form to submit to your school district, courtesy of the Truth In American Education group:

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