Category Archives: Education

Will Your Kids Be College Ready?

Tweet I received this short video today and even I was shocked. Jason Zimba, a professor of physics and math at Bennington College in Vermont and lead writer of the Common Core math standards admits most kids will NOT be … Continue reading

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Q: Why Is Big Business Supporting Common Core? A: Profit!

Tweet I oppose Common Core and I just CUT UP my Exxon/Mobil credit card! What other reason would Exxon/Mobil, Microsoft, Intel, Cisco et al have to support CCSS beside the huge profit they stand to gain off the backs of … Continue reading

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Do You Know About Common Core?

Tweet Below is a 5 part video series put together by Stop Common Core featuring Jane Robbins of The American Principles Project. She explains how Common Core, aka CCSS, came to be and who was involved in it’s creation. If … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Florida Attempts to Ban Parents From Textbook Selection

Tweet   ***Florida Action Alert***  Florida is Attempting to Ban Parents and Other “Non-Experts” from the Textbook Selection Process! Call and Email Governor Scott Now!! By Kelly Cook, National Field Director We have learned that the Florida State Legislature has just sent a bill … Continue reading

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Action Alert: Florida Textbook Action Team vs. State

Tweet Just received this in my inbox today from Alison Rampersad. If you are a concerned Floridian, you know what to do — melt the switchboard in Tallahassee: Hi, Everyone…we need you help. As many of you know, Florida’s Textbook … Continue reading

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College Republicans Coming Out in Full Force!

Tweet Since becoming so involved in politics the youth have been a major focus for me! Many of our young people were so enamored by Barack Obama that it was downright SCARY! It seemed as though these kids were under … Continue reading

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Socialist Group Plans to (TRY) Draft Junior HS Students

Tweet Shown in the video is Brian Becker of a group called PSL. These people are trying to indoctrinate our children, as young as Junior High School, into believing that Socialism is good for America and that Capitalism is BAD! … Continue reading

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Teacher Unions…What is their purpose?

Tweet I would love to know why teacher unions should be allowed to use union dues for political purposes? Why should the unions force their political agenda on teachers? What exactly is the purpose of these teacher unions? What are … Continue reading

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Florida Legislature takes on Tenure at State College System

Tweet From Sunshine State News, a bill ending tenure at State College System cleared the House Subcommittee but faces an uncertain outcome in the State Senate: A proposal that would pull the plug on multiyear contracts for new state college … Continue reading

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Rick Scott praises passage of Teacher Merit Pay Legislation

Tweet Score another victory for Rick Scott — and more importantly, Florida parents and students: TALLAHASSEE — The Florida House has approved SB 736 with a vote of 80 to 39. The controversial bill approves a merit pay plan for teachers and ends … Continue reading

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