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N.Y. Parents Keep Thousands of Students Out of Common Core Testing

Written by Jack Kenny for THE NEW AMERICAN

Parents kept tens of thousands of students out of Common Core testing in schools throughout the city and state of New York Tuesday in a campaign organizers hope reached the goal of 250,000 students avoiding the tests. 1,287 more words

EDUCATION

Learn More about Concepts and Importance of Continuing Education

At present, further studies are needed to become more competitive in landing a good job. Professionals who want to pursue further studies make an intelligent choice because they know that their doing the right thing. 534 more words

Education

Could It Work?

Conservatives love to threaten it. But could they pull it off? Business Insider looked recently at the nuts and bolts of what it would take for a conservative president to make good on his threat to eliminate the Education Department. 436 more words

In The News

Stingrays at Caribbean Cove Opens April 17 at Saint Louis Zoo

(NEWS RELEASE) – Stingrays at Caribbean Cove presented by Mercy Kids opens at the Saint Louis Zoo on April 17 and runs through Oct. 4, 2015. 709 more words

News

Return to Free Markets

   By Bob Shapiro

The workings of the Free Market hasn’t been taught in our schools for generations. That being the case, many (most?) Americans lack the background to understand just what the Free Market is capable of achieving – or even understanding that what the US Economy is, is not a Free Market Economy in the true sense. 582 more words

Taxes & Spending

Department of Education Proposed Spending Cuts

By Chris Edwards – Re-Blogged From http://www.Cato.org  http://www.DownsizingGovernment.org

The Department of Education should be closed and its programs terminated. The main activity of the department is to provide grants to state and local governments. 351 more words

Taxes & Spending