I’ve been so out of the news, and I just found out what the “common core” is.
Dear God. It is the principle of the thing.
First the HHS, and now this. Yes, it doesn’t look like a big deal to most people.
But it is. It is the principle of the thing. The Rubicon has been crossed. Or the Schwarzschild radius.
EDIT: I’m calming down a bit, because for now, this unelected group won’t be able to impose educational/ideological “standards” outside of gov’t money. So us homeschoolers can still avoid it. Unlike Obamacare, we still have an option to opt out. https://www.hslda.org/commoncore/topic7.aspx