Common Core Redoes the Math - Education Week "It's understandable that many people have relied on social media and word-of-mouth accounts about what's happening in math classrooms. Unfortunately, that tendency has led to what some see as critical misunderstandings about the common core...."
Math Under Common Core Has Even Parents Stumbling - The guidelines are based on research that shows that students taught conceptually retain the math they learn. And many longtime math teachers, including those in organizations like the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, have championed the standards.
"The whole educational & professional training system is a very elaborate filter, which just weeds out people who are too independent, & who think for themselves, & who don't know how to be submissive, & so on--because they're dysfunctional to the institutions.' ~ Noam Chomsky" -Collectively Conscious pass on: "The Seven Sins Of Our System Of Forced Education"