Department of Education
As we wrote in The Law That Governs Government, efforts by bureaucrats within the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Education, and even the Justice Department and national security infrastructure to undermine the Trump administration are signs that the administrative state is openly hostile to the constitutional rule of law.
In November, 1992, following the election of Bill Clinton, Marc Tucker, president of the National Center for Education and the Economy (NCEE) wrote an 18-page letter to Hillary Clinton. He excitedly outlined the opportunity the Clintons now had to “remold the entire American system…” Today, the proposal Tucker made to Hillary Clinton that fateful day is now completely in place.
In a three-part series themed on George Orwell’s Animal Farm a Northern Virginia Tea Party patriot shows how progressives, far from being ascendant, have sown the seeds of future electoral losses. In Part One, the author argues that while Barack Obama is correctly perceived as a threat to our nation’s Constitutional order, he is merely the “out-product” of a system that has been built for 100 years by the progressive movement in America.
“We want EXCELLENT, not common standards, and we want EXCEPTIONAL curriculum filled with rich literature, not smut; not politically biased revisionist history, and not boring government documents!” SIGN THE PETITION TO STOP COMMON CORE NOW!
States with education standards most closely aligned to Common Core fared worse on math tests than states with their own standards, according to a new study. It is a shame that Common Core implementation is so widespread, given the lack of evidence to support it.