Teacher Mercedes Schneider Shreds Common Core

Teacher Mercedes Schneider spoke on a panel last week at the Network for Public Education Conference. She is from Louisiana and holds a PhD in applied statistics and research methods. Listen to her brief speech as she shreds Common Core. Then read her excellent article on how Gates is funding the Department of Education to hold labor-management conferences to help with implementation of Common Core.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mercedes-schneider/gates-is-funding-usdoe-co_b_4714103.html

One Response to Teacher Mercedes Schneider Shreds Common Core

  • Susan Wilcox says:

    This sounds like me – with the STRONG words about the interference of the teacher in the classroom. I totally agree. Everyone should listen to this. If you haven’t already heard ME complaining, as a teacher, about having my esteem, training, and utter power dissolved in my own classroom by Common Core attitudes and POORER standards than what my students and I would like to have to RIGHT to accomplish.

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