A Mental Health Professional’s Perspective on the Common Core

Not with my child you won’t: Psychological Damages of Common Core Analyzed by Joan Landes

Standards for a Learning Supports Component

Common-Core Side Effects: Worth the Costs?

The Science Of The Common Core: Experts Weigh In On Its Developmental Appropriateness

A tough critique of Common Core on early childhood education

Early Childhood Standards of Common Core are Developmentally Inappropriate

6 reasons to reject Common Core K-3 standards — and 6 rules to guide policy

Student experiences extreme psychological SAGE testing

Corporations Are Behind The Common Core State Standards — And That’s Why They’ll Never Work

Top Ten Things Parents Hate About Common Core

Hypocrisy Surrounding Common Core Standards

Caution and Opportunity for Early Childhood Education


Why I Cannot Support the Common Core Standards

Introduction to the Special Issue on School Psychology and the Common Core State Standards

Minnesota Schools: Common Core and Mental Health


Now go search for something praising the Smarter Balanced and it’s benefits…. Try to find a link extolling the good of the Smarter Balanced Assessment that does not begin with the link:  http://smarterbalanced.org…. All the internet reviews are negative… Hear that?  ALL THE INTERNET REVIEWS ARE NEGATIVE!

if you vote against HB 50, you live in a bubble… “la dee da… oh look at the pretty changing colors….”

Like man-made global warming there is so much overwhelming evidence that Common Core and its protégée, the Smarter Balanced Assessment are dangerous and need to have corrective actions in places as soon as possible….  HB 50 is a neutral bill that does nothing to stop this process but recognizes that parents are the first line of responsibility for their children.. The state cannot supersede a parent’s will on testing, and most certainly it cannot force a parent to harm their own child….. The Smarter Balanced Assessment will harm your child….  100% of  child psychologists say so….