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Jazz Jennings Shorter: How Dare Those Parents Actually Parent

I’ve been seeing this story about a ‘school’ who canceled a reading of Jazz Jennings book in my social media feeds. I finally decided to read one and just wow. The narrative was so thick you need a machete to cut through it.

The Advocate article also links to Jenning’s “eloquent column”. I read that too.
Let me summarize Jazz Jennings “eloquent column”: How dare those parents actually parent.

Ok, back to the Advocate column. This is a teachable moment in media bias, people, so let’s get our Political Correctness media checklist out.

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What In The Actual Hell Is This? Is It Common Core Aligned?

What in the actual Hell is this?

WATCH: Teacher Uses the “Whip/NaeNae” to Help Kids Learn Vocabulary

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Common Core Aligned: ‘Teaching Tolerance’ – PT 5

This is a multi-part series on certain Social Activism curriculum claiming to be aligned to Common Core as created by ‘Teaching Tolerance’, a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center. This is the final edition, part five. [Read: Part one, Part two, Part three, Part four] Continue reading

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Common Core Aligned: “Teaching Tolerance” – PT 4

Last week, I started this series on certain Social Activism curriculum claiming to be aligned to Common Core as created by ‘Teaching Tolerance’, a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center. I continued this week with part three. This installment is part four.
[Read: Part one, Part two and Part three] Continue reading

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Common Core Aligned: “Teaching Tolerance” – PT 3

Last week, I started this series on certain Social Activism curriculum claiming to be aligned to Common Core as created by ‘Teaching Tolerance’, a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center. This is part three. Continue reading

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Common Core Aligned: “Teaching Tolerance” – PT 2

A few days ago, I wrote the first article in a multi-part series, Common Core Aligned: Southern Poverty Law Ctr’s ‘Teaching Tolerance’.

This is part two. Continue reading

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