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Possibly the most arrogant and insulting Common Core article I’ve seen in a while

An article on Common Core penned by one Andy Overstreet appeared in the News and Observer this weekend. The title was, Creating School Standards that make sense for children.

This article might be behind the pay wall for some readers, but I managed to read the whole thing and I have to say, this is possibly the most arrogant and insulting Common Core article I’ve seen in a while.

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About Those Groups Protesting #WCPSS’s Black Student Suspensions…

Three groups are protesting Wake County Schools discipline policies according to an article at News and Observer. Groups demand Wake County reduce black student suspensions – because it’s #WCPSS‘s fault or something. http://t.co/Us1jzlLgvo — A.P. Dillon – LL1885 (@LadyLiberty1885) August … Continue reading

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What They’re Saying About Education In NC (8/26/15) – #NCED

Some quick hits on what’s going on in Education in North Carolina (8/26/25)

-SLOW DOWN
-FOOD FOR THOUGHT
-ACT SCORES
-KEA and K-3 ASSESSMENT UPDATE
-NC SUPERINTENDENT RACE

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