Common Core Standards Flunk Logic 101, Again

Ship captains are morally obligated to change course once they have been warned of an iceberg ahead.  I sounded such an alarm in my article "Common Core Standards Flunk Logic 101."  Shortly thereafter, I sent e-mails to the addressees below, attaching a link to the article and urging delay in implementing mathematics standards until the problems I raised were corrected. Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), Washington DC, which issued the mathematics standards. Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA), Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. Representative John Kline (R-MN), Chairman, House Committee on Education and the Workforce. Mr. Arne Duncan, United States Secretary of Education. Departments of Education in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin...(Read Full Article)