Building the Machine: The Common Core Documentary

This documentary was released on March 31, 2014.  When Gilbert Watch published it on the morning of April 2, 2014, it had reached 54,036 views.  

June 2010:  The Arizona Department of Education adopted the Common Core Standards.  

September 2013:  Governor Jan Brewer renamed "Common Core" to Arizona Career and College Ready Standards in an attempt to make them sound like Arizona had a significant role in the development of the standards.  See Executive Order 2013-8

The Arizona Department of Education website now refers to Common Core as Arizona College and Career Ready Standards.  


"Decades of research show that the single most important element in a child’s education is parental involvement. So, regardless of which side you support in the reformation of America’s schools… be involved."

See Also:

Truth in American Education

Stop Common Core in Arizona Facebook

Mohave County Against Common Core Facebook

Parents and Educators Against Common Core Facebook

Arizonans Against Common Core

Get to know the Common Core Marketing Overlords

Kindergarten Teacher Speaks Against Common Core:  Braves Intimidation by School District and Governing Board.

What’s Wrong with Common Core Standards (aka ACCS)? 

Child Psychologist Dr. Megan Koschnick Explains why Common Core Standards are Inappropriate for K-3.

Joint Statement of Early Childhood Health and Education Professionals on the Common Core Standards Initiative

Building the Machine:  Common Core

Every Parent Needs to Watch this!  You Need to find out What your Child is Learning at School

Student Kennth Ye Farragut Takes Down Common Core in Tennessee

Common Core: The Cookie Cutter Curriculum