Tag Archives: Common Core

From This Day Forward… A Stop Common Core Manifesto

The Fight against Common Core and the Coalition of Opposition. Where things stand from today forward. When parents step up, as they have done to LEAD this fight against CCSS, and they tell educators, administrators and politicians that they want … Continue reading

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Michael McDermott to Lead Libertarian Team in Drive for Governor’s Race

Gubernatorial candidate Michael McDermott with Gigi Bowman, State Senate candidate for the 5th District on Long Island.    In one of the largest New York Libertarian Conventions in many years, long-time Huntington resident Michael McDermott was chosen by the New … Continue reading

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Julie Borowski on Common Core

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Common Core: Testing for the Student – or the Bureaucracy?

I have been following the continuing controversy regarding the implementation of the Common Core and particularly the tests associated with these new standards.In John Hildebrand’s article (Newsday 12/17) he quotes Chancellor Merryl Tisch with inviting the public to comment on … Continue reading

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The Test Mess

Parents all over Long Island have been holding protests. And a parent was arrested in Ellicott City, MD for asking the school superintendent a question about the Common Core Standards at a meeting to learn about them. Test scoring centers … Continue reading

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