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SUBMIT WRITTEN TESTIMONY BY MONDAY AT 5:00PM!

SUBMIT WRITTEN TESTIMONY BY MONDAY AT 5:00PM!

| November 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

-If the Columbus cronies have their way, this may be your only chance to have your voice heard- CALLING ALL CONCERNED OHIO PARENTS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS, GRANDPARENTS & CITIZENS! PLEASE SUBMIT WRITTEN TESTIMONY IN SUPPORT OF HB237 – HELP REPEAL COMMON CORE IN OHIO! The notice below was released yesterday, yes on a Saturday, in response […]

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URGENT! STEBELTON’S CONTEMPT FOR US CONTINUES

URGENT! STEBELTON’S CONTEMPT FOR US CONTINUES

| November 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

CALLS NEEDED NOW! After months of being jerked around, Rep. Thompson was promised a Proponent Only hearing from House leadership for HB237. BUT CHAIRMAN STEBELTON HAS RELEASED THE CMTE NOTICE AND IS ALLOWING FOR ALL TESTIMONY! THIS WILL GREATLY REDUCE OUR EXPERT WITNESSES’ TESTIMONY TIME, POSSIBLY SQUEEZING IT OUT ENTIRELY! Evidently he is so fearful of […]

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SECOND HEARING FOR HB237 SET!

SECOND HEARING FOR HB237 SET!

| November 9, 2013 | 1 Comment

SECOND HEARING TO REPEAL COMMON CORE WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH – 5:00PM STATEHOUSE-ROOM 313 (same room as first hearing) Atrium with video has been requested for overflow Representative Thompson believes the primary reason HB237 is receiving a second hearing is the overwhelming support and turnout at the sponsor testimony. Our record turnout put an end to […]

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Connecting the Common Core Dots

Connecting the Common Core Dots

George Will Connects the Dots… Originally Posted at Education Freedom Ohio  November 11, 2013 Compartmentalization can be an extremely useful, and even necessary skill in certain situations.  That said, one can compartmentalize to a fault…especially in the political realm, and when compartmentalization becomes a standard practice vs. a strategic one, it leads to tunnel vision […]

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This Is What Chairman Stebelton and Team Are Afraid Of – WATCH NOW

This Is What Chairman Stebelton and Team Are Afraid Of – WATCH NOW

| October 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

“The purpose of these standards is that children K-12 be college and career ready. That is it. Nothing more. How shallow. How dehumanizing for our children. How pernicious to our Republic.” Five minutes. That’s all it takes for Dr. Bonnie Fisher – English and Latin teacher, university supervisor, MAT in classical studies and PhD secondary […]

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Stebelton Jumps the Shark and Leaves Town

Stebelton Jumps the Shark and Leaves Town

So after six months of pressuring Chairman Stebelton to allow our side a hearing on Common Core and Rep. Thompson introducing a Repeal Bill, the Chairman hosted a briefing for reporters to go on record against the bill PRECEDING THE SPONSOR TESTIMONY! This is not just void of protocol, it is void of character. (H/T […]

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Why Was This Anti-CC Dad Arrested? Better Question…Why Was He The Only One?

Why Was This Anti-CC Dad Arrested? Better Question…Why Was He The Only One?

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

May your chains rest lightly upon you and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen ~ Samuel Adams While witnessing the use of the Delphi technique to polarize a fellow concerned parent, citizen and taxpayer is disturbing, the more alarming issue was the stark absence of anyone, short of the woman midway thorough, who […]

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Classical Education – Ohio’s Standards Answer

Classical Education – Ohio’s Standards Answer

| September 10, 2013 | 1 Comment

America led the world in education and innovation prior to federal influence in education. First they drove God, the Bible and prayer from the classroom. Next, Classical Education was abandoned and replaced with achievement standards driven Outcome Based Education in America’s public schools.  We have watched this incrementalism erode our parental authority, local control, community values and American heritage. The […]

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IT’S OFFICIAL! REPEAL BILL HB237

IT’S OFFICIAL! REPEAL BILL HB237

It’s official! Rep. Andy Thompson introduced the Common Core Repeal Bill today, HB 237.  The bill would halt implementation of Common Core academic standards in the state of Ohio and prohibit the state from using the PARRC assessments or any other assessments connected with Common Core.  Additionally, the bill prohibits the sharing of private student […]

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What Is Really Behind the Common Core Catholic Identity Initiative?

What Is Really Behind the Common Core Catholic Identity Initiative?

Truth in American Education – NCEA Promoting Controversial Common Core Standards Across the Country Pittsburgh, PA – The National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA), the largest private professional education organization in the world (according to their website), had its first national conference on June 30, 2013 in Nashville, TN in support of the very controversial Common […]

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