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- Homeschoolers Don’t Need Federal Help - July 12, 2017
- Should Report Cards Impersonally Judge Students’ Personal Qualities? - July 11, 2017
- Will the Fireworks of the Fourth Ignite a Spark of Comprehension? - July 4, 2017
The words were those of Ethan Young, a high-school senior in Knoxville, TN, who mustered the courage to take the allotted five minutes and critique the Common Core national standards before his local school board and administration. So brilliantly did Young expose Common Core as a killer of innovation and individualism that a video of his November 6 presentation already has had more than 1.4 million “views” on YouTube.
You can watch Young’s presentation here.