Common Core Hearing Wednesday, 11/20 in Columbus

Red apple coreThe second hearing for HB237 is set for Wednesday, November 20 at 5:00pm in Statehouse Room 313 (same room as the first hearing). The Atrium with a video link has been requested for overflow. From Ohioans against Common Core: “Representative Thompson believes the primary reason HB237 is receiving a second hearing is the overwhelming support and turnout at the sponsor testimony. Our record turnout put an end to their claim that we are few in […]

Common Core Update “Education Chairman Stebelton Jumps the Shark”

Ohioans_Against_Common_CoreHere is the latest update from OhioansAgainstCommonCore.com (OACC). Calls are needed this week to Education Chairman Stebelton’s office! Last week there was a sponsor hearing in Columbus on legislation to help stop Common Core in Ohio. Attendance was “out the door.” From the latest OACC post, “Stebelton Jumps the Shark and Leaves Town,” We would dare say that Wednesday’s sponsor hearing was one of the largest of record and no doubt the source for the […]

Important Week in Ohio for Common Core

Ohioans_Against_Common_CoreIt has been an action packed week! Common Core has become a top story, especially here in the Midwest. Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the one year pause on Common Core implementation and Kentucky experienced firsthand the ramifications of an untested, centrally planned, computer dependent assessment. How can our representatives chance the education of Ohio’s kids to an untested program? If […]