NH bill would ban Common Core national standards

By Tenth Amendment Center on Monday, January 19th, 2015 in Common Core

CONCORD, N.H. – A bill introduced to the New Hampshire Senate would prohibit the state from requiring the implementation of Common Core education standards, a powerful first step towards a nullification of federal control over education.

Indiana bill could bring down Common Core in the state

By Tenth Amendment Center on Monday, January 12th, 2015 in Common Core

INDIANAPOLIS – In 2014, Indiana legislators moved forward with a bill that was intended to withdraw the state from Common Core. However, the final version passed included a requirement for the new state standards to be in compliance with Federal standards under the No Child Left Behind Act.

Kentucky bill would effectively nullify Common Core

By Tenth Amendment Center on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 in Common Core

FRANKFORT, Ky. – A bill introduced in the Kentucky state house would ban the state from continuing its participation in the Common Core educational standards and penalize districts that continue them.

The truth about South Carolina and Common Core nullification

By Tenth Amendment Center on Monday, June 16th, 2014 in Common Core

Columbia, SC – After South Carolina governor Nikki Haley signed H3893 into law, social media blew up with tantalizing headlines that Common Core standards had been eradicated. Unfortunately and unsurprisingly this would be an overstatement much like the cheering choruses heard after Indiana and Oklahoma passed anti-Common Core legislation.

Yes, Common Core is a national program

By Tenth Amendment Center on Thursday, June 5th, 2014 in Common Core

WASHINGTON, D.C. – What is Common Core? Many parents are asking this question as they recently become aware of the program. Common Core is nationalized education – one-size-fits-all learning standards imposed on all states and school districts by the federal government.

Missouri legislature passes bill to withdraw from Common Core

By Tenth Amendment Center on Friday, May 9th, 2014 in Common Core

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Both chambers of the Missouri legislature have passed a bill to end the state’s involvement in the Common Core educational standards. One final committee approval is required before sending the bill to the Governor’s desk for a signature.

New Hampshire legislation would ban Common Core

By Tenth Amendment Center on Friday, January 10th, 2014 in Common Core

CONCORD, N.H. – A bill to fight back against the Common Core curriculum is going to be introduced in the New Hampshire State House of Representatives during next year’s legislative season, adding the Granite State to the list of states pushing back against this attempted federal educational takeover.