Common Core education: the insane bottom line

Posted: April 3, 2015 in Uncategorized

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Common Core education: the insane bottom line

by Jon Rappoport

April 3, 2015

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“In a tightly controlled setting, subjecting a young child to cognitive dissonance amounts to mind control.” (The Underground, Jon Rappoport)

For the sake of my argument here, I’m putting aside the fact that public education belongs under the purview of the states and not the federal government.

This article is about how the federal government decided Common Core would succeed.

I’m not going to recite brain-numbing examples of teaching basic math to very young children, under the Common Core system. Suffice it to say, I can add 9 and 6 and come up with the right answer. And I know why 9 and 6 equals 15. I don’t need Boolean algebra or set theory or a base-10 system to understand why addition works.

The bottom line on Common Core was articulated by Diane Ravitch in her…

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