WV Against Common Core mailed a letter to the Governor August 11, 2014 in response to an article in the Journal-news.net. Click here for a pdf file of our letter to Governor Tomblin. Please let the Governor know if you have concerns about Common Core in WV schools. The Honorable Earl Ray Tomblin […]
By A. J. Cameron June 4, 2014 ” Unbeknownst to most parents, over 400 Personal Identifiable Information (PII) points, containing the most sensitive data of the most vulnerable within our society, our children, is to be accumulated, and shared, almost indiscriminately, on an annual basis.” click here to read this story
Is your child scheduled to take the Smarter Balance Assessment Field Test? Do you know kids are being used to test the test? You do not get to see questions or results. Have you been told this test is voluntary and your child does not have to participate? Do you know you can write to […]
WV Against Common Core is proud to announce that our Congressman David McKinley has joined with fellow congressman to defund Common Core. Congressman McKinley has added his signature to Congressman Steve King’s letter to block federal funding of Common Core. The letter was sent to the leaders of the House Labor, Health & Human […]
By: Madeleine Rivera 04/03/2014 10:28 PM Columbia County, NY “I feel conflicted. But, my job as a father, as a parent, is to protect my children, first and foremost,” said Farley. Click here to read the full story
Emily Babay, PHILLY.COM Last updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 12:36 PM Posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 9:51 AM The companies that administer the SAT and ACT college entrance exams are being sued over their sales of students’ personal information to outside parties. Click here for full story.
Andrea Mitchell, msnbc staff 10/28/13 Famed author and poet Maya Angelou and 120 other children’s book authors are challenging President Obama’s national education policy over what they call an “overuse and abuse” of standardized testing. They say the focus on testing hurts children’s imaginations and has a negative impact on children’s love of reading. Click for full […]