KPFA.org Home
Support KPFA
Education Today - January 25, 2013 at 2:30pm

Education Today, for January 25, 2013 - 2:30pm

Click to Play:

Download this clip (mp3, 5.13 megabytes)
Play this clip in your Computer's media player

More from this show: About the Show | Archives of this Show | Playlists from this Show

Playlist for this Program:

Comments

I can't find anywhere in the

I can't find anywhere in the common core standards telling us that we aren't allowed to teach literature to our kindergartners. We follow common core standards at our school and our classrooms are steeped in the richness of literature.

I am unclear from this

I am unclear from this speaker's comments how the common core standards are really any more evil than the state standards we have already been working under for a long time. She says she is against standards of all kinds unless they are local and have input from parents. That, to me, sounds like a recipe for allowing science curriculum to be taken directly from the bible as that is what many local communities would dearly love to do. Are we really against standards?

Listen Live:

Listen Live
     (64K stereo mp3)

KPFA 94.1 FM (24k mp3)

KPFB 89.3 FM (16k mp3)

iPhone: Public Radio App

Android: TuneIn Radio App

WebOS: Public Radio App

Click Here For Help Listening

KPFA Video Channel