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Now There Are Three:
Oklahoma, South Carolina Join
Indiana in Exiting Common Core

Daily Signal, by Kelsey Harkness

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Posted By:Judy W., 6/6/2014 10:18:14 AM

Common Core is on the chopping block. Oklahoma today became the third state to exit the national education standards and reclaim its decision-making authority in education. The move comes on the heels of South Carolina, which days ago put an end to Common Core—setting precedent for other states to follow. South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley quietly signed a bill withdrawing the state from Common Core, but Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, also a Republican, was not shy about stating her reasons for pulling her state from the national standards. “We are capable of developing our own Oklahoma academic standards that will be better

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There will be less and less resistance to defying the federal government as Obama´s star fades.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jalo1951, 6/6/2014 10:24:11 AM     (No. 9875390)

CC is the camel nose under the tent. Once it gets in it is all over for locally run schools. They say no but if federal money is involved they will call the shots. Look at the mess moochelle has made of the lunch program. If you don´t do what I say you will lose your federal food money. This will be the same. It might take a few years but it will happen. Hopefully more and more states will come to their senses.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: M2, 6/6/2014 10:46:48 AM     (No. 9875417)

YESSSS!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Fiesta del sol, 6/6/2014 10:49:14 AM     (No. 9875420)

And yet the Republican governor of my state (NC)is fighting the legislature trying to get rid of Common Core. Pat Mccrory has no clue.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ribicon, 6/6/2014 11:01:33 AM     (No. 9875434)

#3, the RINO governor of the state immediately to your west is likewise gung-ho on Common Core. Few things are more worthy of contempt than fake conservatives.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lil dotty, 6/6/2014 11:09:03 AM     (No. 9875445)

Jebby must be on his knees....praying. Nothing the poor boy says appeals to Conservative voters. Three states, a beginning...for dismantling of the entire indoctrination system. A rare opportunity for a happy dance this week.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: dcomd, 6/6/2014 11:13:51 AM     (No. 9875451)

I wish they would get the name straight:

COMMUNIST Core!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 6/6/2014 12:02:12 PM     (No. 9875502)

Amen OP!

Of course Jebby Bush and the RINOs are all in on Common Core which is Obama´s and the Democrat Party´s 21st century version of the Hitler Youth.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: periwinkel, 6/6/2014 1:03:00 PM     (No. 9875558)

According to a teacher from Greater Clark Independent School District (who lives next door to me), Indiana legislature led by Governor Mike Pence ditched the name "Common Core" but kept the actual common core and called it something else.

Need to be careful and watch what both hands are doing...not just one.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: TXknitter, 6/6/2014 1:10:29 PM     (No. 9875564)

Oklahoma is more conservative than my Texas. I KNEW they would never and will never allow Common Core.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: KTWO, 6/6/2014 3:43:28 PM     (No. 9875699)

The federal government doesn´t want partnerships with or cooperation from states. It wants obedience.

State officials are barely tolerated puppets who sometimes make rude noises.

All these dual arrangements do is weaken and hopelessly entangle a state´s elected government.

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