Tag Archives: Common Core

Two Ways of Educating

       by  Diane Rufino, December 24, 2013 At some schools, usually independent (not accepting federal dollars) and religious, students read old books, including Plato’s Republic.  In the Republic, they read the story of Gyges’ ring that makes the wearer of … Continue reading

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NORTH CAROLINA: Stand Up to Common Core Now!

  by Diane Rufino At the “core” of Common Core is government control, both of students and States. Please join the state-wide effort to resist the implementation of Common Core in North Carolina.  Of course, I hope this article will … Continue reading

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RESOLUTION OPPOSING COMMON CORE

I wrote the following resolution to adopt in my legislative district which would then be passed on to our state Board of Education members and to our legislators who continue to support Common Core in North Carolina – I hope … Continue reading

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“Common Core” or “Rotten to the Core” – You Decide

by Diane Rufino, May 11, 2013 Common Core is an educational curriculum being forced upon the states by the Obama administration, which is scheduled to be mostly implemented this year in the 45 states that have adopted it. Common Core … Continue reading

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