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NC Media Quote ‘Just A Teacher’ After Common Core Meeting – #ASRC

Folks in North Carolina know how Google challenged our media are. Friday’s reporting on the NC Common Core Commission was no exception.

Several outlets cited ‘Teacher Amanda Garrison’ as relieved that Common Core was ‘saved’ and at least one had video of her inaccurately disparaging the Minnesota math standards.

Quote from WNCN:

“It’s not been proven to be any better than what Common Core has to offer,” said Amanda Garrison, a Burke County teacher. “ I am a Common core advocate so I will say that I am against changing our standards for K-8.”

Dear Ms. Garrison, actually yeah – Minnesota does have proof – their test scores.

KEEP READING… AMANDA IS A LOYAL NCAE MEMBER… SEE NCAE’S MARK JEWELL NOTING THAT THE FIX WAS IN FROM THE START… Continue reading

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What They’re Saying About Education in NC – WE 12/11/15 – #NCED

A quick round up of education related news in the state of North Carolina and beyond.

Highlights: Teacher pay stats, School choice narratives begin, Congress Passes ESSA to see what is in it, Not A homeschool updates, Higher Ed salaries revealed.

Also a BIG story -NCAE ‘refused’ to give info to NC State Auditor.

Reminders: FINAL Common Core Meeting is DECEMBER 18th.

ACTION: ACTION ALERT: CONTACT THE NC BOARD OF ED – #StopCommonCore

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What They’re Saying About Education In NC – 11/20/15 – #NCED

A round up of education news in the state of North Carolina and beyond.

Highlights: Snowflakes attack at UNC, WCPSS fight video, CMS’s changing Enrollment numbers, NCAE double dip and follow the NC Ed Money. Continue reading

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