Charlie Burnett: GOP’s Core mentality

June 4, 2014 

Regarding the June 4 news article “ Common Core on the way out”: There is a simple reason the GOP is so opposed to Common Core State Standards. Common Core has a focus on problem-solving and critical thinking, the two things the GOP seems most opposed to.

Charlie Burnett, Raleigh

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