Hear interview with Merrill Hope who made a big sacrifice for her family's peace of mind. Listen to what today's education system is doing to families and their children. It is time to wake up parents! Let's delve into her latest article-"Empathy and the Common Core--Oh say can you see? --here is an excerpt:
Empathetic learning is all the rage in the Common Core. They call it SEL (Social & Emotional Learning). Sort of like the newfangled “empathetic medicine” where I suppose the surgeon feels the pain of the patient. Hopefully, not while operating. Yup, put yourself right into someone else’s shoes, literally. Not sympathy where I feel your pain but rather, I KNOW your pain. Yup, empathy. Well, your 9-year-old better have a whole lot of it 10 months a year, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8am-3pm because, like with everything else in CCSS (Common Core State Standards), empathy’s been revised, rebranded and repackaged for the 21st Century classroom.
With the latest video on how developmentally inappropriate Common Core is, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrQbJlmVJZo
There is now a growing realization that Common Core was not developed to help children but to affect their mindset and as Ron Paul says--public education unfortunately has become about indoctrination. This system pushed by the Obama Administration has a rising tide of parents studying the issue and not liking how it affects their children. Find out more