HSLDA released Building the Machine, a documentary on the Common Core, and Gates-funded Common Core advocates are worried enough to retool their message.
State Senator Mike Fair (R-Greenville) introduced S. 604 last session which is up again this session. This bill, if passed, would prevent the Common Core State Standards from being imposed on the state. The bill’s language says: The State Board may not adopt and the State Department may not implement the Common Core State Standards […]
The Thomas B. Fordham Institute issued a State of the State report on U.S. History standards. They give Iowa an F along with 28 other states that got Ds or Fs. South Carolina was the only state to receive an A. About Iowa’s Core Curriculum they note in their evaluation: “The history component of social […]