national common core standards

Common Core and 21st Century Learning Infecting Public Schools
~~by Donna Garner~~
Parents and taxpayers need to watch carefully to see what is happening in Los Angeles Unified School District and in other school districts around the country as the Common Core Standards Initiative (CCSI) combined with 21st Century Learning begins to infect our nation&CloseCurlyQ…
Wyoming Should Follow Florida’s Lead
~~By Amy Edmonds~~Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced this week that Florida would be pulling out of Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), one of two federally funded testing consortiums created to assess the Common Core State Standards
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Friday’s Morning Zone
Today on The Program:
7:07AM MDT: KIDS-AT-RISK...Child advocate, John Frentheway, joins host Dave Chaffin as they take a new look at the "Common Core Standards" accepted by The Wyoming Board of Education and being put in place, as we speak, in our Wyoming School Districts...
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“Do Not Give in to Common Core Standards”
~~By Donna Garner~~
~~2.20.13~~
 
The public is finally waking up to the dangers of Common Core Standards.  People all over this country are no longer sitting back and blindly allowing the Obama administration to take over their children’s public schools with his social justice agenda..…
District 1 Preparing for Common Core
The recent adoption of the Common Core Curriculum will require an in-depth review of the current curriculum in Laramie County School District 1, according to Dr. Tracy Kinney, Assistant Superintendent of Instruction for the district.
Kinney says the good news is that in her opinion, the existing stat…
States’ Taxpayers Left To Pick up Tab on Common Core Standards
Donna Garner~~10.27.12~~During the week of October 22 - 26, 2012, Henry W. Burke was interviewed both on Oct. 22 and Oct. 26 by Diana Crews of City on a Hill Blog Talk Radio.  On both programs, Burke discussed the heavy costs of implementing the Common Core Standards in each of the 46 states (4…
State Board Adopts National Common Core Standards [AUDIO]
The Wyoming Board of Education voted 8-4 Friday to adopt the nation’s common core state standards. This will mean some changes in curricula and statewide assessments. An $11 million ranch in northern Albany County is one of the few major ranch purchases by the Wyoming Office of  State Lan…