Common Core-aligned SAT not ready until 2016

By Donna Garner on Monday, December 9th, 2013 in Common Core

WASHINGTON, D.C. – David Coleman, who has never taught a day in his life in K-16, was the main writer of the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects — referred to as the Common Core Standards for English.

Obamacare is hurting schools

By Donna Garner on Sunday, October 27th, 2013 in Commentary, Reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Obamacare is already hurting schools as paraprofessionals, teachers’ aides, cafeteria workers, substitute teachers, bus drivers, and other personnel are being cut back to below 30 hours.