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Stop Common Core in Tennessee

2,175 Signatures Goal: 10,000

As a citizen and taxpayer of the State of Tennessee, I petition the Governor, the State Board of Education, the State School Superintendent, and the Tennessee General Assembly to take every action necessary to rescind the state’s participation in Race to the Top, the Common Core State Standards Initiative, any agreement to share student data with the federal government or any other governmental or private entity, any national-testing consortium, and any scheme (such as No Child Left Behind waivers) that requires such participation. Tennessee’s citizens, who pay approximately $8 billion annually in state and local taxes for education, have the constitutional right to exercise 100 percent control over the content standards in our public schools through our duly elected representatives in the Tennessee Senate and the Tennessee House.

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Concerned Women for America of Tennessee http://states.cwfa.org/state-details.asp?organization=tn

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Be sure to watch this:
Gov Haslam on Common Core
He states "Common Core has been proven to work."
Really?  Where?  Since they are so obsessed with data, "Show us the Data." It doesn't exist. Common Core was never piloted or tested. Anywhere.

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January 13
1/14/2014 ACTION ITEM NOW! CALL YOUR LEGISLATOR! Go here to find your legislator: http://www.capitol.tn.gov/legislators/ #StopCommonCore Tuesday is the first day of the new Legislative Session. Let's show them we are serious about getting rid of Common Core. Call your State Representative and Senators, asking them to please support bills to get rid of Common Core. If they are against Common Core, thank them for their support. After contacting them, please send us a message and let us know what their responses were. This will help us later when bills come to a vote (if they get that far), on where to concentrate our efforts. It is VERY IMPORTANT for you to get involved in this fight. Big Business/Big Money/Big Government is fighting us all the way. Involved citizens are the only way we will win this fight. Please Share! We need you to call!

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  • Jennifer M Rhyne
    Jennifer M Rhyne United States, Dayton
    Aug 23, 2016
    Aug 23, 2016
    This is an utterly ridiculous and useless method. I cannot help my child with his homework because I was not taught common core math! Bring back traditional math to our schools!!!!!!!
  • LoriAnne Bartlett
    LoriAnne Bartlett United States, Columbia
    Jan 16, 2016
    Jan 16, 2016
    Stop the common core math!!!
  • Kelly Casey
    Kelly Casey United States, Mcminnville
    Dec 01, 2015
    Dec 01, 2015
    Common Core is irrelevant and time consuming!!!
  • Peggy Dufek
    Peggy Dufek United States, Memphis
    Nov 27, 2015
    Nov 27, 2015
    The conventionofstates.com is a project focusing on a runaway federal government and they have a position paper on the Common Core Standards because CC is worse than Obamacare. I believe this is the best example of total government control that I have seen in a long time. I suggest you sign COS' petition, too. There can never be enough organizations working against a runaway government.
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