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Stopping Common Core; A Common Cause…

Stopping Common Core; A Common Cause…

Lots going on this week in the “Brave, New World” of Common Core (not that Core-educated students will understand that reference).  Here is just a taste from all around the political spectrum: The RNC unanimously adopts anti-Common Core platform… Senator Chuck Grassley lobbies to defund Common Core… Ohio legislators remove PARCC language from budget… Alabama […]

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Giving Common Core Pause…

Giving Common Core Pause…

Update: Due to the influx of your faithful calls, the Ohio House removed the PARCC assessment language from the budget.  A small first step on a long journey…stay tuned. According to our sources, Ohio legislators have been wondering what in the heck all of your “Common Core” calls have been about lately; namely because many still don’t […]

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House Votes to Strip PARCC from Budget!

House Votes to Strip PARCC from Budget!

The calls worked! Tonight on the House floor, we witnessed the power of the individual – dedicated to the cause of liberty – bear fruit. Our just days old Action Item has been executed and won. The House voted affirmatively on an amendment to the budget removing the PARCC assessment references. As with any potential shift in policy, […]

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Jason Hart of Media Trackers Ohio Highlights OACC Effort

Jason Hart of Media Trackers Ohio Highlights OACC Effort

18th Apr 2013 at 08:24 | By Jason Hart Ohio Parents, Local Activists Look to Stop Common Core The recently-formed Ohioans Against Common Core (OACC) is leading calls for legislators to strip budget provisions which would advance implementation of the national K-12 curriculum and testing regime in Ohio. Animosity against Common Core has grown this […]

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1000+ Ohioans Derail The Common Core Train!

1000+ Ohioans Derail The Common Core Train!

The kickoff to the Ohioans Against Common Core effort has laid to rest the claim from Columbus bureaucrats that “the Common Core train has left the station”. From the sold-out event in Cincinnati to the overflow area in Columbus to the final stop in Cleveland, 1000+ Ohioans sent a message loud and clear; we will […]

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Ben Swann Gives Ohioans Against Common Core a Shout-Out

Ben Swann Gives Ohioans Against Common Core a Shout-Out

Ben Swann of Fox News 19 in Cincinnati gave us a shout out during his “Reality Check” segment yesterday.  You can watch  below or go here.  Thank you Ben for helping us get the word out about the the dangers of the Common Core State Standards.  If you would like to learn more we encourage […]

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Can Your District Afford the Common Core Assessments?

Can Your District Afford the Common Core Assessments?

A recent article in The Cincinnati Enquirer sheds light on the most recent ill planned element to the new Common Core Standards, the assessments. The new PARCC assessments require testing via computer leaving many districts scrambling for equipment and bandwidth needs. How will your district pay for the necessary technology upgrades? Most likely on the backs of […]

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Debunking Nine Common Core Myths

Debunking Nine Common Core Myths

There are nine common myths that are pushed about the Common Core State Standards Here are nine facts that you should know when discussing the Common Core.

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Ohio Opt-Out Form

Ohio Opt-Out Form

Truth in American Education provided an opt-out form for parents to use as a form of protest against the Common Core State Standards we can use in Ohio.

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Introducing Ohioans Against Common Core

Introducing Ohioans Against Common Core

Ohioans Against Common Core exists to reverse Ohio’s adoption of the national Common Core Standards and the PARCC testing agreement in its entirety.

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