As wonderful and beloved as Common Core is, LAUSD has made it even better by providing schools with Common Core Coaches.
Truthfully, Common Core is loathed by educators who know better.
The Literacy Coaches (Open Court Police) and Math coaches were in most cases a waste of time and money.
Now here comes Common Core Coaches.
You wonder where your money went, when LAUSD decides how it's spent.
The large corporations have either purchased or forced the closure of the smaller competitors and have said goodbye to the mom and pop stores.
The banks have taken over the smaller banks and financial institutions so we just have colossal behemoths of finance.
The legislators, national and local, have been bought and paid for through campaign contributions and they listen to persuasive lobbyists.
The Brothers Rich are trying to buy a Republican Presidency through their selection process, influence, and contributions.Read more
I’m a billionaire and I want your school!
A bunch of us were sitting around talking about the next unexploited, profitable industry and someone said education could bring us more wealth and power.
So we came up with a plan.
First we talked to the textbook and test publishers and asked them to create tests that make the public schools look bad through low test scores.
Then we pushed to have this Common Core stuff (which I don’t understand) promoted and used in every public school in the nation.
After that we spoke to the owners of charter schools and started some of our own, so that we became fully invested in both.
As parents saw the low test scores at their public schools they streamed to our charter schools. We petitioned the school districts to allow us to use empty classrooms on their campuses.Read more