April 25, 2018
From observing the consistent “failures” of policies set in place in education by the progressive left, it appears their focused aim may not be to help students succeed, but to destroy this country.
In the article below, the devastating results of Common Core are mentioned:
“No one admits the glaringly obvious fact that the downward spiral of academic performance coincides with the implementation of Common Core….“How much more evidence do we need that Common Core was a terrible idea from the beginning and should be scrapped?” — Jane Robbins
It is mentioned that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos believes school structure is the cause of falling test scores. http://www.newsweek.com/teachers-correct-betsy-devos-picture-modern-classroom-835161
Dr. Susan Berry points out: “the Obama-era school leniency directive aimed at ending the ‘school-to-prison pipeline’ for minorities” — has been a policy which has increased crime in the schools.
Obama’s policy of ending the reporting of crimes in schools, increased crime (referred to above and below):
“Attorney Peter Kirsanow, also a member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, tells Breitbart News the School Climate and Safety Report showing ‘increasing disparities’ in school discipline is ‘consistent with common-sense expectations that the lowering of disciplinary standards will produce more offenses and even greater disparities.’“
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Subject: LIKE COMMON CORE, OBAMA’S SCHOOL LENIENCY POLICY FOR MINORITIES HAS BACKFIRED – BY DR. SUSAN BERRY – BREITBART — 4.25.18
4.25.18 – Breitbart