Category Archive: Common Core

Sep 29

ACT for America Presents Meeting on Dangers of Global Transformation on October 10, 2016, in Cincinnati

act-on-flagACT for America, Southwest Ohio, invites you to a presentation via Skype by Peter Wood at their October 10, 2016, meeting in the Cincinnati area. He will discuss the Technocracy movement that began in the 1930s and gained a …

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Jun 04

MVCI Meeting June 6 Features Jake MacAulay from Institute On The Constitution (IOTC)

MVCI logoMiami Valley Citizens Informed (MVCI) is hosting Jake MacAulay from the Institute On The Constitution (IOTC) on Monday, June 6, form 7 to 8:30 PM at Washington Heights Baptist Church, 5650 Far Hills Avenue, Dayton, Ohio!

Jake MacAulay will …

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Oct 10

Gov. Kasich Tumbles to Third Place in Ohio Poll

John KasichOhio Gov. John Kasich has fallen to third in a recent poll of Ohio Republicans. At 13%, he is a distant third behind Donald Trump at 23% and Dr. Ben Carson at 18%. Gov. Kasich is only slightly …

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Jul 21

Ohio Gov. John Kasich Begins Presidential Campaign

061115_2300_GovJohnKasi1.pngOhio Gov. John Kasich officially began his campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination at Ohio State University today, July 21, before a crowd of several thousand people. He becomes the sixteenth Republican candidate seeking the nomination.
He spoke …

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Jul 05

State Rep Jim Butler to Speak on Education Reform and Medicaid in Kettering on July 13

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State Representative Jim Butler will be the speaker for the July meeting of South Montgomery County Liberty Group (SMCLG). Rep Butler will discuss his ideas on legislation to reform education and Medicaid in Ohio. The meeting will be held …

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Jun 16

Gov. Jeb Bush Enters Presidential Race, but May Fail to Connect with Conservatives

Jeb_Bush-public-domain 521 x 645Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush announced June 15 that he will seek the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, becoming the 11th announced GOP candidate. Gov. Bush has angered conservatives by his continuing support for Common Core and for what many …

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Jun 10

Help Youth Become the Patriots That America Needs

Young people are America’s future! Come on Saturday, June 13, from 7:30 to 9:00 PM to learn how to inspire the young people in your life to a new level of patriotism and show the need for limited, Constitutional …

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Mar 29

Dear Ohio Gov. John Kasich, do you know more about Common Core than a 4th grader?

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Mar 12

Dear State Senator Peggy Lehner (Kettering), have you seen this truth about Common Core?

Arkansas mom sets things straight about Common Core in 4 minutes.

Watch and let your state representative and senator know what you think. Send this video to them. Know that Gov. John Kasich REMAINS a staunch supporter of Common …

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Feb 23

Ohio school board member “corrects” Gov. Kasich’s inaccurate portrayal of Common Core’s implementation

112214_1421_MiamiValley2.pngOhio Gov. John Kasich, in his bid to be a progressive Republican presidential candidate, has been misleading the Ohio public on the Common Core educational standards and their implementation here in Ohio. Here is an open letter, posted on

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Feb 19

Heritage Sentinel: Republicans in U.S. House pushing poorly written HB5 to renew No Child Left Behind for 7 years

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From Heritage Sentinel: No Child Left Behind Reauthorization: On Wednesday, February 11th, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce sent H.R. 5 to the House floor. It is anticipated a floor vote will occur next week. Heritage Action …

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Feb 17

It’s now up to the Ohio Senate to make a “safe haven” to protect students from PARCC testing—call your senator

Call the Ohio Senate today on CCParents of students in K-12 have the legal right to opt their children out of the PARCC Common Core proficiency testing. Every parent should seriously consider this for reasons stated in this letter from a Centerville school teacher. (Note …

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Feb 15

Two important readings on why the progressive Common Core educational standards need to be repealed in Ohio and across the nation

DTP Common CoreThe Common Core educational standards have transformed K-12 education, but not for the better. Progressive politicians, Ohio Gov. John Kasich among these, will not have reasoned public debates about the failure of these standards. They refuse to attend public …

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Feb 12

DTP noon update: OH House passes HB7 to protect students opting out of taking the PARCC tests; now on to the OH Senate

DTP Noon 1-minute update bannerYesterday, the Ohio House of Representatives passed HB7 that prevents the choice of parents to opt their children out of the Common Core-focused PARCC proficiency testing from negatively reflecting on the student’s school records. The bill now goes to …

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Feb 11

DTP noon update: Today, OH House to vote on bill to provide “safe harbor” for children opting out of PARCC testing

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The Ohio House will take up an important bill at 1:30 PM today. HB7 establishes a “safe harbor” for children by preventing their educational records from being impacted should the children’s parents choose NOT to have them take the …

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Feb 10

Centerville teacher (earned PhD) explains why every parent should opt their kids out of Common Core PARCC testing

Protecting our children is fundamental to a healthy society. The ultra-progressive political philosophy imposing the Common Core “system” on our children is harming our children. Ohio Gov. Kasich either does not believe this or is driven by other political …

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Feb 10

DTP noon update—Common Core PARCC testing waiver; call state rep today to urge support for HB 7 in floor vote on Wed.

DTP Noon 1-minute update bannerProgressives demand to control your children’s education. The Common Core educational standards is their tool. State law adopting Common Core also implemented proficiency testing of students against this standard. This testing is extensive; lasting for weeks.

The curriculum used …

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Dec 09

Miami Valley Liberty Dispatch – Dec. 9, 2014 edition

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Please read the Liberty Dispatch to stay informed. Click here to read the Dec. 9, 2014 edition of the Liberty Dispatch. Lots on Gov. Kasich and his progressive brand of being a Republican; state legislative update; Ohio GOP is …

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Nov 27

White paper: Criticism of Ohio’s Common Core Educational Standards

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Over this Thanksgiving weekend, this is a good time for concerned citizens/parents/grandparents to become familiar with the mandated Common Core educational standards now befuddling K-12 students and parents all across Ohio. Following a public presentation on the “merits” of

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Nov 17

Sign repeal Common Core petition

COMMON CORE REPEAL IN OHIOOhio Gov. John Kasich remains a staunch supporter of the discredited Common Core educational standards. For example, this past weekend, at the statewide Ohio Liberty Coalition meeting, we learned that Muslims met in Oct. in Dubai—yes, in the Persian

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Nov 13

Miami Valley Liberty Dispatch – Nov. 13, 2014 edition

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Click here to access the Nov. 13, 2014 edition of the Liberty Dispatch. Upcoming meetings and events; Ohio House speaker battle lines forming; Lying about Obamacare; On Common Core in Gov. Kasich’s own words; Common Core is to fix …

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Oct 15

School Choice, Common Core and Educational Liberty

By Denny Crouch, GCTP

The Republican National Party and several Ohio Republican Central Committee Counties, including Greene County, have taken a stand against the “Common Core Educational Standards.” Originally, many states including Ohio agreed with the Federal Government to

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Oct 11

Untested Common Core math standards flunking real educational world

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Here is another example of the failure of the Common Core educational standard strongly supported by Ohio Governor John Kasich and the Ohio Republican Party. An entire year of math education of these California students is being wasted because

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Oct 03

More Common Core math foolishness

COMMON CORE REPEAL IN OHIOOne of the most critical resources in educating our children is classroom instructional time when the student is focused. In math, it is being focused on how to properly execute solving the problem—what solution method to use that solves

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Sep 08

Feds Strike Back After Oklahoma Repeals Common Core

Mary FallinBreitbart reports that the Obama administration has rescinded Oklahoma’s No Child Left Behind (NCLB) waiver in response to the state’s repeal of Common Core making it clear that the feds will not sit idly by as states assert authority over…

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Sep 03

Common Core Fixes in Education MBR Not As Advertised

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Aug 29

Common Core news: A large North Carolina district condemns new AP high school history curriculum

COMMON CORE REPEAL IN OHIODavid Coleman, the “architect” of Common Core, is now in charge of the College Board Company that owns and administers the SAT and ACT exams. In other words, his company decides what knowledge in your child’s brain correlates to his …

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Aug 28

Common Core news: Florida county rejects Common Core; Springfield embraces Common Core

ICOMMON CORE REPEAL IN OHIOn Lee County, Florida, the Lee school system’s board voted 3-2 to be first in Florida to reject the Common Core K-12 educational standards. Arguing that they cannot let fear hold them back, the approving board members say …

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Aug 27

Common Core news: La Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) sues feds to get rid of Common Core

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La Gov. Bobby Jindal

Demonstrating a clear recognition of the harm being brought by the Common Core K-12 educations standards, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal today sued the Obama administration in federal court to get rid his state of this …

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Aug 25

Common Core Commentary: Fairborn school board member speaks out

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“I urge everyone to do whatever they can to let our politicians know that Common Core is an unproven set of standards and curriculum that are the basis of new instruction and testing that have no proof that they will

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Aug 25

Common Core News: New national education poll shows parents want local control; oppose Common Core

COMMON CORE REPEAL IN OHIOA new poll by Phi Delta Kappa and Gallup surveyed 1000 adults to gauge the public’s attitude towards the public school system.

According to the report accompanying the poll, the results indicated that most Americans are unsupportive of public education

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Aug 22

Don’t understand Common Core—a one-page primer for Ohioans

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Aug 22

Two news media “views” of our GCTP Common Core protest on Tuesday

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Gov. John Kasich

As publicized by the Greene County TEA Party (from the information provided by the Greene County Republican Party), Gov. John Kasich visited Beavercreek on Tuesday, the day after the first hearings on the new Common Core repeal

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Aug 22

Common Core Repeal Bill ‘Sub HB 597’ a Campaign Tool, Unlike Legitimate HB 237

In August of 2013, Rep. Thompson (R-Marietta) introduced House Bill 237 to repeal Common Core (CC) in Ohio. The bill never budged. In an attempt to give the bill some traction, Rep. John Adams (R-Sidney) introduced a discharge petition. The …

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Aug 20

Voter IQ Project: State Rep. Perales provides an update on Common Core repeal and Medicaid Expansion reform

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Carolyn Uecker and Debbie Jones: On Monday, August 18, 2014, State Rep. Rick Perales was the guest speaker at the Greene County GOP monthly luncheon at Beef O’Brady’s in Beavercreek. He gave an update on the legislative happenings. Here are

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Aug 13

Revised: Ohio House Common Core repeal hearing date and time update

COMMON CORE REPEAL IN OHIOMonday, Aug 18, 2-5 PM, Ohio Statehouse, Room 313
Hearing begins with Rep. Andy Thompson’s sponsor testimony followed by supporting testimony. (Hearing will be extended if necessary.)

Tuesday, Aug 19, 5-7 PM; Ohio Statehouse, Room 313

This is supporting testimony

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