TESTIMONY SUBMITTED TO THE
KANSAS HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
IN CONSIDERATION OF HOUSE BILL NO. 2621
SENIOR FELLOW, AMERICAN PRINCIPLES IN ACTION
February 19, 2014
The essential problem with Common Core is that it embraces and exacerbates everything that has damaged public education over the last 40-50 years. There is no reason to believe that doing more of what failed in the past will succeed in the future.