The small person
Builds cages for everyone
Instead, the sage,
Who needs to duck her head,
When the moon is low,
Can be found dropping keys, all night long
For the beautiful,
(For this and other great quotes, see http://www.susanohanian.org/quotes.php)
Ind. lawmakers seek decentralized school choices
Anti-Common Core Legislation Coming From
The Backlash Against Common Core
"Fewer. Clearer. Higher."
Those are the types of academic standards the Common Core State Standards Initiative has promised since its founding in 2009 by the National Governors Association (NGA) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO). With 46 states participating, the math and language arts standards are being adopted with enthusiastic support -- and considerable funding -- from the Obama administration.
Hite will present his blueprint for Philly schools Monday
Kristen A. Graham, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER
PBPC Revenue Tracker: Strong December Puts State $172 Million Ahead of Estimate Midway Through Fiscal Year
So what are Charters anyway? Are they really public schools or not? This matters tremendously because if they are not considered public schools, then they could be exempt from protections afforded by the 14th Amendment; protections afforded to minorities and other traditionally discriminated against groups. The 14th Amendment only applies to "state actors", not private entities.
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