We all look back with mixed memories at our school days, times in which we struggled to learn, or thrilled with new concepts, or were surprised at the material that was introduced to us. Kids generally love to learn, and for those of us raised on the three “R’s” (Reading, Writing and “‘Rithmatic”), we would be surprised that the schoolroom has become an indoctrination lab that has a very political orientation and a focus on topics and agendas very different from what we remember.
The Federal Department of Education and various interest groups have skillfully introduced topics and positions that teach a very different point of view than most parents would feel appropriate, and they have also been very careful to hide what exactly they are doing. Common Core, the national curriculum that is being dictated and pushed by the Department of Education, was recently exposed for the agenda driven, leftest program that it is.
Pearson Education is a huge textbook publishing company supplying schools throughout the U.S. and they publish many of the texts now being used in Common Core courses. Project Veritas is an undercover journalist organization that interviewed a former Pearson executive to reveal some of the objectives and plans of Common Core. The revelations are startling and extremely troubling.
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