New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said in a campaign ad yesterday that he will delay using Common Core assessment scores for five years and then only if New York children are ready.
We are more than a year away from the Iowa Caucus and one prospective candidate can already claim to have significant grassroots game before he even really sets foot in the state to run.
This video wasn’t available when I blogged about the town hall attended by 800 concerned parents and citizens in Calcasieu Parish.
Below is a great video produced by members of Georgia’s grassroots Common Core opposition and a professional videographer.
We put so much stock in politics that we often lose the forest through the trees. The point of being salt and light in the midst of a culture that is becoming more hostile to people of faith is being a witness for Jesus.
Franklin Graham, Samaritan’s Purse President, distributing presents to kids.
For several years my family and I have had the privilege and joy to participate with Operation Christmas Child (OCC). OCC is a ministry of Samaritan’s Pursethat distributes approximately 100 million shoebox gifts to children all over the world. Receiving a gift may not sound like much, but many of these children would…
(West Des Moines, IA) New York business mogul Donald Trump visited Iowa to headline a fundraiser for Congressman Steve King (R-IA) held in West Des Moines, IA.
Photo credit: Jan Leineberg (Public Domain)
America’s education reform efforts are going the wrong direction with an out-of-control testing culture, poor academic standards seen in the Common Core and a push for kids to go to school at earlier ages. I recently read an op/ed by Pasi Sahlberg. Sahlberg is visiting professor at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education and former director…
"As for God, His way is perfect; The word of the Lord is proven; He is a shield to all who trust in Him." - Psalm 18:30, NKJV