Common Core sounds innocent enough, but what it represents and how it is applied in teaching children from K – 12 can’t be ignored.
Tagged: education policy
Heartland’s Joy Pullmann has established a reputation as one of the nation’s most knowledgeable experts on the Common Core education standards. Listen to her talk about Common Core on a FreedomWorks conference call.
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