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Albertson Fingerprints

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Albertson Fingerprints

What do the following have in common? Schoolnet, IdahoLEADS, Idaho Education News, The Institute for Evidence Based Change (IEBC), Go-On Idaho, Don’t Fail Idaho, Rural Opportunities Consortium of Idaho (ROCI), Khan Academy in Idaho, Idaho Education Resource Guide, Roger Quarles, Ed SESSIONS Forums, Idaho Education Network (IEN)   If you said the J.A. & Kathryn […]

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The Great Education Struggle Discusses Common Core

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The Great Education Struggle Discusses Common Core

Isaac Moffet, Nampa resident, does a weekly podcast called The Great Education Struggle.  During his broadcast he discusses many issues confronting education, not just in Idaho, but across the country.  A couple of weeks ago Stacey Knudsen and my self had the pleasure of taking part in the podcast to discuss Common Core and what […]

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America’s Federal Failure in Education

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#4 Common Core – Idaho’s Testing Costs Will Remain the Same with SBAC… Really?

Filed in Uncategorized by on September 15, 2014 0 Comments

  Audio link from breakfast meeting with Idaho’s Supt. Tom Luna.    

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150 Idaho Teachers Helped

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Link to email exchange.

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Common Core, The Brainchild Of Cronyism

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Link to “Gates Led” grant research document…   http://912projectidaho.com/documents/Gates_Led_Not_State_Led_%28grant_summary%29.pdf Web link to CCSSO Gates grants…   http://www.gatesfoundation.org/How-We-Work/Quick-Links/Grants-Database#q/k=Council%20of%20Chief%20State%20School%20Officers Web link to NGA Gates grants… http://www.gatesfoundation.org/How-We-Work/Quick-Links/Grants-Database#q/k=National%20Governors%20Association  

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Myths Vs Fact Idaho Received Money to Adopt

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  Connect the Dots, Money to Adopt Race to the Top FAQ high lighted  See page 4

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Idaho Common Core Myths vs Facts: The Reality of Data Collection

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With the help of Rome Saranto, (okay let’s be honest, Rome pretty much did the videos himself,) we now have a series of short videos regarding some basic truths and Common Core. Here’s the first one. Idaho Common Core Myths vs Facts: The Reality of Data Collection Here are the documents referenced in the video: […]

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Nampa Meeting

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Nampa Meeting

One of the best things that could happen to this grassroots movement against Common Core would be for parents and concerned citizens to start meeting on a local level to work together to get Common Core out of their neighborhood schools.  That’s why we put together the County Connect  page, to help facilitate this. This […]

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Common Core’s Awful, Rotten, No-Good Year

Filed in Common Core News and Updates by on August 27, 2014 1 Comment
Common Core’s Awful, Rotten, No-Good Year

Change is hard.  We all get comfortable and don’t like it when our status quo is challenged, but give something long enough and we get used to it.  Maybe even grow to like it.   With Common Core quite the opposite is true, the more you learn the less you like. Earlier this summer Rasmussen […]

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