They were paid by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to the tune of initially $150 million in 2009.
There was only 1 expert in English & 1 expert in Math. (These were the 2 sets of standards being validated).
But what the Validation Committee did was: rather than allow Stotsky & Milgram –the only 2 experts–to rewrite the Standards completely (which is what they wanted to do) the Committee just ERASED their comments. #KAG
"Common Core replaces the traditional foundation of Euclidean geometry with an experimental approach. This approach has never...
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It explains why Common Core doesn't get to algebra until 9th grade; the emphasis is much more concerned about keeping it low/basic so that every kid can feel comfortable.
Common Core serves to convince our American school children that they belong first and foremost to the global community,
"an obsession with race, class, gender and sexuality as the forces of history and political identity."
"Nationalizing education via Common Core is about promoting an agenda of anti-capitalism, sustainability, white guilt, global citizenship, self-esteem, affective math, and culture sensitive spelling and language.
“Children are being exposed to age-inappropriate lessons geared to adult learning patterns...
One of the reasons why socialist state programs are so heavily sex-based—