Common Core Education

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Imagine there being a type of learning environment that your teachers, and parents have no say on what the children are learning. The purpose of education is supposed to be to prepare us kids to become workers when we grow up. Imagine a world full of stress and depression. We kids from are feeling a huge load of stress when we are supposed to be having a free mind during our childhood. Common core is the cause of all of this. Common core is a state standard that has to be met by all children from Kindergarten to twelfth grade. There have been a lots of tests that proved how much stress this system has caused. Common core deserves to be abolished. Firstly common core is destructing the main point of education. Next, people have taken tests,…show more content…
Common Core is a so called college preparatory education level. There is no evidence about this. No tests have proven this. However, tests have proven that common core leads to stress. According to Bascom, James, 9 reasons why Common Core is bad for education, 20, Jan 2016, tfpstudentaction.org , Common Core was never evaluated or peer reviewed by teachers or education specialists, nor did parents have any say in their development or implementation.”Common Core is clearly being a harm to the education of children. If parents and teachers don’t even know about the standards of common core, how bad can it be? It is like an essay or story that hasn’t been proofread. That is a lot worse than something proofread. That too, the teachers have experience of teaching, so them proofreading would be very helpful. Also the parents knowing about it is important because our parents deserve to know how we are being thought. They deserve to have some control over our education, because they are the ones sending us to school. The people who made these stupid standards is the government. They are controlling how our education is, while our parents and teachers say nothing. They don’t even get to know what is going on. This shows how bad this education…show more content…
In lots of people’s point of view Common Core is there to “improve the State’s Standard Education Level”, but it hasn’t. “The Common Core is supposed to be improving state standards in education, but its bigger effect has been a comprehensive dumbing down of American education at every level, from kindergarten through graduate school,” Peter Wood, president of the National Association of Scholars, said in an interview with CNSNews.com. “The major criticism coming from the scholars is that it’s lowered standards in both math and English language arts, the two parts of the K-12 curriculum that the Common Core covers,” Wood told CNSNews.com. Hollingsworth Barbara, Author on Common Core: A Comprehensive Dumbing Down of American Education at Every Level 17, Nov 2016. Wood is saying that the point of Common Core is supposed to be to improve the State’s Education Level, but he explains how a lot of people just complain that it doesn’t help at all. He is telling how it is just stressing people’s lives, and making their education harder. First, what does a Comprehensive Dumbing Down mean? In this case, it means that Common Core our intelligence
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