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When asked by their teacher what they wanted to be when they grew up, did any one of these littles say “cubicle worker”?
Why fight common core? Here is why. Because your child doesn’t want to be a factory worker. Because career readiness for a five year old is ridiculous. Because we want imaginations to grow, not the wallets of Pearson and Gate$.
“Duncan’s magic-speak leads people to believe, with constant media repetition, that what he says is somehow viable. Crazy talk spoken as reality is caustic and damaging propaganda to all who hear it. It seems like it is time to call Crazy Talk crazy talk no matter how official it may sound coming from a hierarchical figure walking the halls of power.”