Illinois lawmakers may delay Common Core standards

By Illinois Review on Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 in Common Core No Comments

Facebook Twitter RedditSPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Illinois state Rep. Dwight Kay announced that on Wednesday he will be presenting House Resolution 543, which urges the Illinois State Board of Education to delay the implementation of Common Core Standards until a study is conducted showing the costs associated with it.

School was wrong to make student remove Marines t-shirt

By Kyle Olson on Thursday, March 7th, 2013 in Other News, Outrages No Comments

Facebook Twitter RedditFrom news service reports LEHIGHTON, Pa. – A couple weeks ago we told you about an Illinois teacher that ordered a high school student to remove a Marines t-shirt because it depicted “violent behavior.” It was the latest in a long line of ridiculous overreactions by school employees fearful of guns, things that […]