Margaret Henderson: Grammar needed

June 6, 2014 

On my drive home recently, I heard on the news the following statement from one of our N.C. legislators, “There’s some thangs about the Common Core that we feel is not appropriate.”

As a lifelong educator, I feel that it is not appropriate for a body of non-educators (some of whom cannot even get their subject-verb agreement aligned) to make decisions about the educational standards for the students of our state. Certainly it is our duty to do better by our future generation.

Margaret Henderson


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