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

Raleigh

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