Yet another example of how Common Core is bad for education

The parent - teacher conference for my youngest daughter (1st grade) was last night.  As most of you with school age children for whom there are still parent - teacher conferences know, the parents before you are always talking long past their time.  If you've never noticed this, you're those … [Read more...]

Right is right; wrong is right.

President Obama’s “Common Core Curriculum” would be amusing if it weren’t preposterous. Common Core Teachers Taught to Praise Wrong Answers Like ’3 x 4 was 11’ Apparently, under the new Common-Core standards, correct answers don’t really matter. At least that’s according to a “curriculum … [Read more...]