American heroes missing from possible new curriculum

U.S. History to soon not include American Leaders and Icons History classes are being forever changed. When I took history class in high school, I learned about Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and the other founding fathers of America and even the spiritual awakening that occurred in America. However, The College Board wants to change the curriculum for AP U.S. History. The new curriculum leaves out … Continue reading American heroes missing from possible new curriculum

Common Core Repeal: Is Iowa next?

Is a repeal of Common Core coming to the “Hawkeye State” DES MOINES,┬áJuly 16, 2014 — a crowd of individuals packed into a small room in the campaign headquarters for the Branstad campaign to speak to the current governor of Iowa, Terry Branstad, and demand the elimination of Common Core in Iowa. The history behind this encounter is very brief, but messy nonetheless. In 2010, … Continue reading Common Core Repeal: Is Iowa next?