December 1, 2018
Just returned from caring for grandchildren for about a month, without the internet available. Came home to over 900 emails. Found this sent out by Donna Garner:
From: BY DONNA GARNER <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 9:36 AM
To: Subject: BETSY DEVOS APPOINTS DEM LOVER OF COMMON CORE TO NAEP BOARD
11.6.18 — Breitbart
“Betsy DeVos Appoints Former Democrat Governor to Head National Testing Board”
By Dr. Susan Berry
To read the entire Breitbart article, please go to:
[Comments from Donna Garner: On March 13, 2018, Leslie Stahl asked Sect. of Ed. Betsy DeVos, “Why have you become, people say, the most hated Cabinet secretary?” Sect. DeVos replied that more than anything she is misunderstood. The article below shows that she is not “misunderstood” but is actually “understood” all too well.
Even though Pres. Trump ran on the platform of getting rid of Common Core, he made a bad choice in appointing Betsy DeVos as Sect. of Ed. She, working hand-in-glove with Jeb Bush, is making sure that Common Core becomes permanent.
Now DeVos has chosen former North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue to oversee the NAEP. This test is not yet aligned with Common Core; but under Common-Core-lover Perdue, the NAEP is sure to be closely aligned with Common Core in the same manner as the SAT, pre-SAT, and AP are. Continue reading