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The State-Led Rebellion Against Common Core is Exploding

 There is a growing rebellion by the states against the top-down national education standards being pushed by the federal government, known as Common Core. Indiana was the first state to pull out of the Common Core, recently followed by Oklahoma and South Carolina, and are setting education standards at the state and local level. Lawmakers

Michelle Malkin: Pushing Back Against PARCC/Achieve Inc. Lobbyists

Attention, class: A Common Core mouthpiece wants to rap my knuckles with his Gates Foundation-funded ruler. In response to my column two weeks ago about the marketing overlords pushing the Fed Ed racket, Chad Colby of Achieve Inc. demanded corrections. Let’s go to school. “I wanted to take a moment to highlight two points that

Michelle Malkin: School Choice and Common Core: Mortal Enemies

 The freedom-enhancing, life-improving power of school choice is more than a theory for me. It’s more than a talking points memo or teleprompter speech. Unlike many of the politicians paying lip service to National School Choice Week this week, the issue of expanding educational opportunity and freedom for all is something I live, breathe, practice