Category Archives: Common Core-Uption

“Goals 2000,” “No Child Left Behind,” and then – the Government’s latest educational “benefit” called Common Core, which has continued to misguide our children down the path of Common Core-Uption.

It’s every young person’s dream come true: ‘no more grades in school!’

Since some children find letter grades “offensive,” public school teachers are now grading with “colors, numbers and symbols

Because some students are apparently getting “offended” or having their feelings hurt by receiving Bs on their tests instead of As, public schools in Wisconsin are reportedly abandoning the traditional grading system in favor of assigning students “colors” and “symbols” instead.

This newfangled “target-based grading system,” as they’re calling it, means that the days of using actual metrics to determine student scholarship are over. Now, random images and pretty colors will govern public education. Continue reading