Monthly Archives: August 2014

An Educational Standard Only A Corrupt Politician Could Love

This is a great piece from the Wall Street Journal discussing the insane “new math” being taught under the Common Core standards.  We are not doing ourselves or our children any favors by dumbing down the math curriculum and requiring our kids to draw pictures for five minutes as a means of solving a 30-second math problem.  As a parent who helps his kids with their Common Core math homework, I speak from personal experience.

WSJ–Marina Ratner:  Making Math Education Even Worse