Friday, May 16, 2014

Win the Common Core Battle...

... But Lose the War?

An article by Charlotte Iserbyt, posted 8/21/13 on NewsWithViews:

This article relates to my serious concern that Common Core (CC) is being used as a very effective DIVERSION from the serious problem of tax-supported school choice which will lock up ALL children worldwide in the computerized Communist / OBE workforce training system necessary for a planned global economy. This is the communist education system referred to by Professor Eugene Boyce, University of Georgia, where "they do not educate for jobs that don't exist"—a.k.a., "quota system." This is the plan referred to by education researcher Cynthia Weatherly as "limited learning for lifelong labor." No upward mobility for our children.

Once the world's children are trapped in that tax-funded system (which has been the international plan over many years, using innocent-sounding "school choice/vouchers/tuition tax credits") they will be required by Federal law to submit to Common Core and all that goes with it. Duston Heuston of Utah's World Institute for Computer Assisted Teaching spoke regarding parents being left out of the loop when he said,

We’ve been absolutely staggered by realizing that the computer has the capability to act as if it were ten of the top psychologists working with one student. You’ve seen the tip of the iceberg. Won’t it be wonderful when the child in the smallest country in the most distant area or in the most confused urban setting can have the equivalent of the finest school in the world on that terminal and no one can get between that child and that curriculum? We have great moments coming in the history of education.

Let's take a look at just two of the major players supporting tax-funded school choice:.... (KEEP READING)