Tag: Emmett McGroarty

Common Core + Math = Risky Experiment

Common Core + Math = Risky Experiment

Re-posted with permission of Education Freedom Ohio  July 31, 2013 Highlights from the OpEd by Jim Milgram and Emmett McGroarty: If you’re not familiar with Dr. Milgram… “Dr. James Milgram, Professor of Mathematics at Stanford University, has extensive experience developing mathematics standards throughout the nation and served on the Validation Committee for the Common Core […]

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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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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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