by George Leef
Peter Wood, president of the National Association of Scholars, has done a lot of work examining Common Core and in this piece he explains what it will accomplish: a general dumbing-down of our schools.
This is a typical “progressive” Trojan Horse — smuggling in an egalitarian agenda under the guise of making more students “college ready.”
What America needs is a separation of school and state. Common Core takes us in exactly the opposite direction.