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Maryland student test scores drop significantly as state shifts to Common Core

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Maryland student test scores drop significantly as state shifts to Common Core   The spin is that the test scores actually reflect tougher testing. I am all for challenging students more than they have been historically in the USA but the trend line above is yet another reason we […]

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The Education Establishment’s Success

  Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Walter E. Williams June 24, 2014 The Education Establishment’s Success   Many view America’s education as a failure, but in at least one important way, it’s been a success — a success in dumbing down the nation so that we fall easy prey to charlatans, hustlers and quacks. You say, “Williams, […]


Universities not keeping good track of student loans, audit says

  Source: http://tennessee.watchdog.org By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog Universities not keeping good track of student loans, audit says   KNOXVILLE — If you’re a University of Tennessee at Knoxville student on financial aid, it’s possible you could quit going to class outright or even graduate and you would still qualify for that money. An […]

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Is College A Waste Of Time And Money?

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Is College A Waste Of Time And Money?   Are you thinking of going to college?  If so, please consider that decision very carefully.  You probably have lots of people telling you that an “education” is the key to your future and that you will never be able to […]


Big Biz spends big money on “Obamacare of Education” Common Core, Fights small government activists, some teachers

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Big Biz spends big money on “Obamacare of Education” Common Core, Fights small government activists, some teachers     Common Core, is supported broadly by the business community. Moderate Republican stalwarts such as Jeb Bush and even Rupert Murdoch are behind the effort to federalize education parameters. There is […]

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Potent Propaganda: The College Debt Bubble Is Set to Explode (Micro Documentary)

  Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo Potent Propaganda: The College Debt Bubble Is Set to Explode (Micro Documentary)     This month President Obama issued a directive that will penalize “for-profit” trade schools because students are amassing huge levels of debt they can’t pay off. According to the President and the Department of Education these […]


Common Core: How Career Training Has Replaced Public Education

  Source: http://www.occupycorporatism.com By Susanne Posel Occupy Corporatism Common Core: How Career Training Has Replaced Public Education     Last month in New York, the Common Core Learning Standards will leave some students behind because of the focus on passing tests and lack of direct education. The working group of Board Regents (BR) state: “Educators […]

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Charlotte Iserbyt – Common Core – Save Long Island Forum 1/18/14

  Charlotte Iserbyt – Common Core – Save Long Island Forum 1/18/14     Published by wearechangect Author and former educator Charlotte Iserbyt spoke with the electricity of a spark plug about how the American school system purposely indoctrinates our children into robot servants of the system. Learn more about Charlotte Iserbyt and her book […]


Wisconsin Middle School Forces Children to Play “Cross the Line” Game – Asks Kids if Parents are Alcoholics

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger   Wisconsin Middle School Forces Children to Play “Cross the Line” Game – Asks Kids if Parents are Alcoholics     Just in case you had any lingering doubt about the uselessness of many U.S. public schools, I bring to you Marinette Middle School. Yes, the administrators of this school […]


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Lunches Seized and Tossed in Trash at Salt Lake City Elementary School for Kids with Unpaid Balances 1

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger Lunches Seized and Tossed in Trash at Salt Lake City Elementary School for Kids with Unpaid Balances   While I understand the need for parents to pay for their children’s lunches, what do you think the appropriate response should be by adults running an elementary school upon realizing that […]