Missouri Coalition Against Common Core

Working to regain local control of education in Missouri.

Videos

Charlotte Iserbyt warns about the grand plan for community schools, coming in under the guise of charters and choice.
US Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings says MO Stds right up there with MA in 2008.
Dr. Megan Koschnick - What does developmentally inappropriate mean?
February 2009 C-SPAN interview - Nixon says Missouri education is a state responsibility, "no doubt about it."
Governor Nixon at 2013 NGA winter conference - The Coalition of the Willing helping go around the legislature.
Commissioner Chris Nicastro - Common Core is the floor.
Paul Schwartz - The danger of data collection.
Dr. Bonnie Fisher - IN testimony on why CCSSI. "The purpose of these standards  is that children K-12 be college and career ready. That is it.  Nothing more. How shallow. How dehumanizing for our children. How pernicious to our Republic."
Dr. Sandra Stostky addresses crowd of 200+ in Chesterfield MO on why ELA standards will not make kids college ready
Dr. James Milgram of Stanford at Notre Dame University on why CC math standards won't help make more kids college ready.
Bill Whittle - Afterburner. Cookie Cutter Curriculum. Single Point of Failure.
AR mom teaches school board 108 step math problem.

Indoctrination in Common Core ELA textbooks.

Veteran teacher Mark Black explains how CC teaches kids what to think, not how to think.
TN high school student explains CC in 5 minutes.

Kenneth Ye - brilliant testimony against standardized testing.

Mom, former soviet citizen, testifies against CC aligned textbooks that turn our kids against our values and towards those of the country she left.

Bill Gates - With Common Core “For the first time there will be a large uniform base of customers looking at using products that can help every kid learn…” 

Want to know why CCSSI Appendix B has so many sexuality explicit books on it? Listen to this interview with Duke Pesta on the National Sex Education Standards and you'll know exactly why

East Newton School Board Members - "This is being shoved down our throats."