Why are Kids Failing Math?

Teacher

The main reason that Texas elementary children are failing math is that many do not read at grade level. This is not a new problem for lower grades. Some kids are “late bloomers.”  Reading well has not in the past … Continue reading

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Cloning of Teachers

The Texas Education Service Centers are Cloning Teachers

Texas is Cloning Teachers The Texas’ education system is made up of different groups that are suppose to work together. If they actually did work together, Texas would be providing the  the best education in the world. One reason the … Continue reading

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CSCOPE Strikes Again

Written by Donna Garner [10.7.14 — I wonder when reporters such as Terrence Stutz are going to try to investigate exactly why Texas’ public school students have lost ground on the SAT.  Could it be (duh?)  that leading up to … Continue reading

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Parent Comment

I hate that our children are not learning a darn thing in school. Teachers are so pressured to teach so much of this b/s curriculum that they can’t help any student that doesn’t get the material, which happens to be … Continue reading

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No New TESTS!

Money Bag Profit

Parents, The Texas education officials with Commissioner Williams as their leader are robbing us. Because the Texas Education System has had no leadership in years, there is no accountability for the billions –yes billions– of dollars provided for different education … Continue reading

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Parent Exposes Convoluted Math

Parents Fed Up with TEKS and STAAR Comment from a parent of a 3rd grader My daughter started school on Aug 2014. She is in the third grade. On the fourth day of school I opted her out of the … Continue reading

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Opt Out of STAAR/EOC Now

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Do you remember when children had fun at school? Schools in Texas are all about passing the STAAR. Even children in kindergarten are prepared and tested to make sure they are being ready for the STAAR. Texas teachers are monitored … Continue reading

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Parents Take Charge of Grade Placement

Commettee Meeting

  Parent’s Grade Placement Committee Meeting Guide If your child fails the STAAR three times, a Grade Placement Committee Meeting is scheduled. Know This: Parents have a say as to who is on this committee. Following contains information about how … Continue reading

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The TEKS SCAM

3rd Grade Evolution of TAKS to TEKS

Following is a comparison of three 3rd grade math test questions. Notice that each problem has the same math TEKS. Are Texans being scammed by the Texas Education Agency, the SBOE, the Commissioner of Education and every legislature who has … Continue reading

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Public School is Child Care

School Building

Most Texas public schools are little more than stressful child care centers for the last 6 + wks of school. All the TEKS have been studied and the STAAR tests taken in April. Only retests are given after the STAAR … Continue reading

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