Articles Comments

Truly Right View » Department of Education, Politics, Restoring America » National Standards: Costly in Dollars and Liberty Lost

National Standards: Costly in Dollars and Liberty Lost

Education Secretary Arne Duncan’s comments last week, in which he equated state lawmakers who question the Common Core national standards push with conspiracy theorists, are another indication that the Common Core Initiative is not the states-based movement the Administration claims it to be. Indeed, national standards have become the cornerstone of the Department of Education’s efforts to increase federal control over the content taught in local schools. As the Pioneer Institute has recently reported, national standards adoption will cost states nearly $16 billion—an amount far exceeding any grant money doled … More

Read more Complete
National Standards: Costly in Dollars and Liberty Lost

Please follow and like us:

  • 0

Filed under: Department of Education, Politics, Restoring America · Tags: , ,

Leave a Reply

Lyft