Viewers want to see Michelle Malkin debate Michelle Rhee on Common Core

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http://twitter.com/#!/FLCommonSense/status/463450488327786496 There was something crucial missing from Monday’s “Special Report with Bret Baier.” Students First founder and Common Core champion Michelle Rhee was on, touting the benefits of the federal educational standards that have driven many parents over the edge. What was missing, according to many viewers, was a counterpoint by Twitchy founder Michelle Malkin. […]

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Brad Thor RTs reminder about Lamar Alexander’s position on Common Core

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http://twitter.com/#!/BradThor/status/496106754280017920 With Tennesee’s primary just four days away — Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., is being challenged by conservative state Rep. Joe Carr for his U.S. Senate seat — author Brad Thor retweeted this flashback from March 19: U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) will appear with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) and Gov. Bill Haslam (R-TN) Wednesday at an […]

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Mike Huckabee backpedals on Common Core support [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/Gabby_Hoffman/status/409488292996841473 In the opening monologue of his show “Huckabee” Saturday night, Mike Huckabee began to backpedal on his support for the Common Core curriculum, saying that he doesn’t support “what Common Core has become in many states or school districts.” He also encouraged the retirement of the “toxic” term Common Core, which he says has […]

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Jeb Bush calls Common Core a ‘truth serum’; Michelle Malkin injects dose of reality

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http://twitter.com/#!/justkarl/status/447013077695737856 Ah yes, the greater good. Former Florida governor and Common Core proponent Jeb Bush knows all about the greater good: http://twitter.com/#!/MarcACaputo/status/446997721640353792 During his speech at this morning’s Broward Workshop business breakfast, Bush dished up a hearty helping of Common Core slop: Bush has repeatedly explained the standards, implemented and controlled by the states, are designed […]

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What is 2 x 6? In Common Core math, nobody is quite sure

http://twitter.com/#!/Holko/status/514382572798115840 As Twitchy has reported repeatedly, Common Core math eschews straightforward computation in favor of confusing “critical thinking” problems that make no sense to most adults, let alone to fourth graders. We think the solution to this particular problem has something to do with cotton balls and cleanser pads, but to be honest we’re not really sure. Related: Another Common Core […]

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