President-elect Trump: Honor Phyllis Schlafly by Picking a Secretary of Education She’d Endorse

November 21, 2016 2 Comments
President-elect Trump: Honor Phyllis Schlafly by Picking a Secretary of Education She’d Endorse

On election night when it became apparent that we were witnessing a truly remarkable and historic event, one great, American patriot came to mind- the late, conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly, who passed away this past fall at the age of 92. Lost in the media coverage since is the fact that it is Phyllis Schlafly, […]

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Hoosiers Against Common Core proudly endorses Marlin Stutzman for Senate!

April 29, 2016 3 Comments
Hoosiers Against Common Core proudly endorses Marlin Stutzman for Senate!

Hoosiers still deciding between Marlin Stutzman and Todd Young will find a stark difference between their votes on important education legislation. Marlin Stutzman has a consistent record of standing with Hoosier parents and students and supporting policies that reduce federal control over education. Todd Young has chosen to stand with Republican leadership to help cement […]

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Senate NCLB reauthorization hinders Opt Out Movement

May 20, 2015 2 Comments

Opt Out Groups and Common Core Opponents Oppose Senate Bill to Reauthorization NCLB Parents and teachers have long awaited the reauthorization of No Child Left Behind (NCLB), with the reasonable expectation that the onerous provisions of federally mandated, high-stakes testing would be removed. The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) committee recently passed the […]

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Chalkbeat: A year after Common Core, the next battle could be Indiana’s new science standards

May 15, 2015 5 Comments

Chalkbeat’s article on the criticisms of the Next Generation Science Standards, being considered for adoption by the IDOE, is very revealing. Regardless of the fact that the Fordham Institute judged the standards as a “C” and blasted them for their lack of content, Jeremy Eltz, a science specialist with the department who is heading up […]

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ESEA Reauthorization- Devil in the Details

May 14, 2015 1 Comment

The Every Child Achieves Act sets federal control over alignment of state standards BY ERIN TUTTLE via Parents Against the Common Core Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 – Danger in the Details The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee recently passed the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 (ECAA) in the hope […]

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