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March 26, 2015
The "AG's Letter" is Claptrap. You CAN Refuse/Opt Out of AZ Merit High Stakes Testing

Has your school cited the "AG's letter" as the reason you cannot refuse/Opt Out of AZ Merit? The former AG's (Arizona Attorney General) opinion fails to trump the Due Process Clause of the 14th Amendment to the U.S Constitution.

Here's a letter you can send back stating something along these lines...or feel free to cut and paste:

Dear (insert name of official or officials you plan to address),

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Tags: Common Core
March 26, 2015
AZ MERIT is Creating an Adversarial Relationship Between Parents and the Schools

Oh, the evils that have resulted from Arizona’s adoption of the Common Core State Standards.  A few years ago, most Arizonans hadn’t even heard of Common Core, even though those who support Common Core insist that hundreds of teachers, educational experts, and the public were involved in “developing the standards.”

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Tags: Common Core
March 21, 2015
Opt Out of Common Core's High Stakes Testing!
 

Arizona parents:  Find out how you can Opt out of the AZMerit high stakes testing.  Click HERE for the Opt Out AZ website.  Click HERE to join Opt Out AZ! (Empowering parents to opt out of the AZMerit) Facebook

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Tags: Common Core
March 15, 2015
The Sanctity of Human Life

Given by Pastor Matthew Chandler of The Village Church, this is the best pro-life sermon I have ever heard.  The most important message throughout is this: 

There is no sin so great or so evil that it has more power than the Cross of Jesus Christ, not even murder.  

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Tags: Abortion, Pro Life
March 15, 2015
Police Can't Explain the Mysterious Voice that led them to the Baby Girl Trapped for 14 Hours in Frigid Waters

Here's my question:  Who besides the baby was saved?

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Tags: Christianity
March 7, 2015
Where are all those Common Core Drafts and Arizona's "Copious" Feedback to the Standards Writers?

Fact #1:  Arizonans have been asking the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) for copies of the Common Core drafts and Arizona's feedback on those drafts since 2013.  I personally have requested them 3 times since January 2015.  To date, nobody at ADE has been able to locate any of it. 

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Tags: Common Core
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