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What Is Common Core?

The answer to this question has been a carefully guarded secret by those who created the Common Core Standards. The Common Core Standards came about when Bill and Melinda Gates first began funding their vision for national educational standards with a grant to the James B. 109 more words

Conflict of Interest?? You Decide

My opponent fot the North Clackamas School Board is a teacher. If she taught in the District she could Not be on the School Board due to a conflict of interest. 26 more words

ADOLESCENT SEXUALALITY CONFERENCE A NON-STARTER

By Carla Castano Koin6: INSTEAD OF HUNDREDS OF OREGON KIDS FROM 16 OREGON SCHOOL DISTRICTS PILING INTO THE SEASIDE CONVENTION CENTER FOR THE 2-DAY OREGON ADOLESCENT SEXUALITY CONFERENCE IT’S CANCELED THIS YEAR AFTER A SERIES OF KOIN 6 NEWS INVESTIGATIONS EXPOSE STUDENTS WERE LEARNING ABOUT WHAT ODE HEAD ADMITS WAS “INNAPROPRIATE FOR SCHOOL-AGE STUDENTS.” 21 more words

Parents DO Have Rights. Know Your Rights

With this I am proud to announce I am running for N. Clackamas School Board Position #3.
Oregon school boards have control of district schools and are responsible for educating our children. 75 more words

Many Volunteers Working Together

(Photo by Robert Barossi)

by Robert Barossi

As I’ve mentioned many times on this blog, collaboration and cooperation are essential elements to volunteering. People who volunteer don’t just work with the organization they volunteer with, they also often work with other volunteers from other organizations. 112 more words

Robert Barossi

The Governor just signed SB324, the low Carbon Emissions Tax into effect.

The governor just signed SB324, the low carbon emissions tax into effect. We also just became the first state to mandate having tracking devices put on our cars for a per mile tax….mad yet? 12 more words