According to the federal government, Common Core was designed to provide a uniformed standard for students, preparing them for college and careers. Regardless of the good intentions, Common Core has become an Uncommon Disaster.
To their credit many students, teachers and parents have raised significant concerns with the new program and its implementation. We must put the brakes on Common Core right now! Join the movement, sign the petition and have your voice heard!
“My office has been inundated with phone calls, emails, letters and faxes from parents, teachers, students and community members that are very concerned with this new program. We must be committed to provide our students with the best possible education available. However, education should not be one size fits all,” said Senator Greg Ball.
If you are in support of putting the brakes on Common Core, an Uncommon Disaster, in New York State please sign the petition below:
You can go and sign the petition here.