Common Core Takes on Marriage

Back to January 2014 Ed Reporter Hubby, R.I.P. — Hooray! The Common Core Takes on Marriage by Terrence Moore First published at Townhall on December 9, 2013. What are young people being taught in school these days about love and … Continue reading

Parents and Teachers Object to Common Core

Parents and Teachers Object to Common Core by Phyllis Schlafly December 11, 2013 The media are currently filled with reports that U.S. students are scoring poorly on international tests. The Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), which compares 15-year-olds in … Continue reading

How Much Is That iPad in the Window?

Back to November 2013 Ed Reporter How Much Is That iPad in the Window? From a state known for earthquakes comes shaking (or a shakedown) of a different sort due to the technology demands of Common Core. Los Angeles Unified … Continue reading

The Common Core Steamroller

Back to November 2013 Ed Reporter The Common Core Steamroller Schools around the nation continue to roll out Common Core, but many are experiencing complications. Some parents are surprised by the new national standards and many teachers are ill prepared. … Continue reading

Gov. Bush Insults Concerned Parents

Back to October 2013 Ed Reporter Gov. Bush Insults Concerned Parents Former governor of Florida Jeb Bush appeared at the National Press Club in September. He was there to support Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, whose school voucher program is under … Continue reading

Duncan Threatens California Over Common Core

Back to October 2013 Ed Reporter Duncan Threatens California Over Common Core Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has threatened to cut off federal education funds to California if state officials don’t administer Common Core testing exactly as he wishes. Although … Continue reading

Dad Arrested at Common Core Forum

Back to October 2013 Ed Reporter Dad Arrested at Common Core Forum The father of a 2nd-grader and a 6th-grader who attend Howard County schools in Maryland was arrested in September for speaking out against Common Core at a state … Continue reading

Eagle Council 2013 DVDs and CDs

Council 2013 DVDs/CDs: If you attended Eagle Council 2013 or watch the DVDs, you will see the powerhouse of talent, dedication, and good judgment we have brought together in Eagle Forum. Please help us to empower our volunteers to lead … Continue reading