Heartland Article: Common Core TextBook Publisher – It’s all about the money

heartland iconMy latest article at Heartland School News is now available:

Textbook Vendor: Common Core Standards ‘All About the Money’ 

Excerpt:

An undercover journalist for a nonprofit organization captured candid video of a national textbook company’s sales executive making inflammatory remarks about federal Common Core standards and textbook companies’ support of them.

Project Veritas, a nonprofit organization whose stated mission is to “investigate and expose corruption, dishonesty, self-dealing, waste, fraud, and other misconduct,” interviewed now-former Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Accounts Manager Dianne Barrow about why educational publishing companies generally support the federal education standards.

Read the rest at Heartland, including commentary from Project Veritas itself.

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About A.P. Dillon

A.P. Dillon is a freelance journalist and is currently writing at The North State Journal. She resides in the Triangle area of North Carolina. Find her on Twitter: @APDillon_
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