“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political, economic and/or military consequences of the lie. It thus becomes vitally important for the State to use all of its powers to repress dissent, for the truth is the mortal enemy of the lie, and thus by extension, the truth is the greatest enemy of the State.” – Joseph Goebbels, Hitler’s Minister of Propaganda
Recently, national core education standards have taken front stage in several state’s political theatres. The Common Core” standards have questionable origins. On the surface, they violate almost every states’ rights principle in the U.S. Constitution. Parents, families, and students need to know where this Nationalized approach to eduction has come from.
Education is NOT a Constitutional mandate. The federal government has NO CLAIM on education delivery within our states. Yet, since Pres. Jimmy Carter created the government agency in 1979, the United States Department of Education has continued to encroach on individual states’ abilities to determine through local control what is best for our children.
Read more on the ORIGINS of the COMMON CORE from this website–created by a group of concerned parents. Is there a questionable agenda behind the creation of this program touted to “raise all ships?” You might be surprised who’s involved!