Video – Common Core

These audio clips are from Professor William McCallum's remarks on college readiness in Common Core's mathematics standards at a meeting sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America in San Francisco, California, in January 2010. Viewers might also be interested in the video clips with Jason Zimba’s comments on college readiness...
Heritage Foundation Panel - April 17, 2012 "The Obama Administration, intent on furthering federal intervention in education, has spent billions incentivizing states to adopt national standards and tests. Adopting national standards means ceding control of the content taught in local schools to national organizations and distant bureaucrats in Washington. Nationalizing the content taught in local...
Pioneer Institute hosted a forum on September 19, 2012 at the Omni Parker Hotel. "Why Huck Finn Matters: Classic Literature in Schooling" with keynote speakers Jocelyn Chadwick, author of The Jim Dilemma: Reading Race in Huckleberry Finn, who makes her return to Harvard this year, and Ron Powers, Pulitzer and Emmy Award winning Twain biographer...