Last night, the Overland Park presentation on “The TRUTH about COMMON CORE” was covered by Fox 4 News. Thanks to a great group of parents and concerned citizens, Coalition to Stop Common Core, that is working very hard to spread the TRUTH about Common Core (Kansas College and Career Ready Standards) in the Kansas City area.
FOX 4 NEWS – VIDEO: Group gathers to discuss concerns about Common Core
The parents who presented, and were interviewed did a great job!
Thank you Mike and Lisa!
There are more meetings being planned and organized – please keep following Kansans Against Common Core on facebook, and checking our UPCOMING EVENTS page on www.kansansagainstcommoncore.com.
If you are looking for information and/or speakers for an event, please contact us – we are happy to help! And if you already have something organized, please let us know so we can post and share. We want to help you connect with others in your area, and become active on the local level.
Stop Common Core
(Kansas College & Career Ready Standards)
SUPPORT HB 2621
THURSDAY – January 16th at 7pm – OVERLAND PARK, KS
Do you know the real TRUTH about Common Core?
Blue Valley Library
9000 W. 151st Street, Overland Park, KS 66221
Dr. Mary Byrne will discuss the history and truth of Common Core, its impact on education, assessments, data collection on our children and more.
Dr. Mary Byrne has a M.Ed. in instructional design and a doctorate in special education from Teachers College, Columbia University. She has spent the past thirty-five years in education—her first 10 years as a special educator teaching all grade levels, including work as a coordinator of curriculum, assessment, and accreditation and most recently in differentiated instruction within the regular classroom.