In yesterday’s ‘Tech Thursday’ article, I gave you plenty of information about the CCSS Machine’s efforts via the ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) and digital education. In the ‘Closing’, I assured you we would look at the IES (Institute of Education Sciences) next. Why? Section 9210 of the ESSA discussesContinue Reading

Common Core Warriors, listen up! An exciting opportunity awaits you. “Prevent Common Core” (website, Facebook, and Twitter) is looking for dedicated writers who want to help spread the word about why the Core has GOT to go! (website: http://preventcommoncore.com/) I’ve been honored to be a part of the writing trio forContinue Reading

New America Ed Central: Website: http://www.edcentral.org/  Who’s behind the organization:  “The New America Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy institute that invests in new thinkers and new ideas to address the next generation of challenges facing the United States.” Who backs or contributes to the New America Foundation? “The program’sContinue Reading

Data mining is a huge concern in our educational system. While so many of us, especially here at “Prevent Common Core“, have been fighting the illegal education standards, Washington, D.C. has been busy passing legislation that will make it easier to data mine our students. Of course this is done with ourContinue Reading