CSCOPE Directors Against Textbooks Before the CSCOPE supplementary instructional material used in many Texas Schools was exposed to the public, CSCOPE was promoted as being inexpensive because it was such as comprehensive, vial, online curriculum program. Superintendents supported their purchasing CSCOPE instead of text books because textbooks were considered not to be rigorous enough to [...]
Published on Jan 9, 2013 Janice http://youtu.be/uHL4bthkKPs Peggy Venable interviews anonymous teacher. Anonymous Teacher is very concerned about our students education, and quite frankly is fearful of retaliation. Should we be afraid to speak out in America? Anonymous Teachers Gives Testimony About CSCOPE www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7DFGiWqAJ8 http://youtu.be/u7DFGiWqAJ8 A veteran math teacher, Stan Hartzler gives [...]
Senator Dan Patrick Speaks Out Against CSCOPE YouTube Texas Sen. Dan Patrick was interviewed about CSCOPE on Fox News (Feb. 6, 2013). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEbtaKYTLww Donna Garner has prepared a concise summary of the Senate Education Committee Hearing held on Jan 31, 2013. You can see this at “Most Amazing Senate Ed Hearing Ever” For another [...]
Science Author, Janice VanCleave, describes CSCOPE science as being a CSCAM. The science lessons are disjointed. Some are fun and kids enjoy them. While the activities might be used for a summer camp when having fun is the goal, they are not preparatory for learning science concepts. The explanation for elementary teachers are often incorrect.
Dr. Dave Stoval One question including in CSCOPE’s FAQs list from parents is about schools not providing text books. This question is there because as the title of the list indicates, it is a frequently asked question. The fact that this is even a question, much less a frequently asked question, should raise some [...]
CSCOPE and Common Core are one in the same. Same micromanaging of teachers and dumbing down of students. Common Core wrapped in a CSCOPE package has sidestepped Governor Perry’s mandate that Texas will not use the federal Common Core Standards. The teacher in this video could be describing CSCOPE or Common Core. The results is [...]
Dialog for the video Calvin Russell, Patriot Tea Party Parents can’t look at it (CSCOPE) You addressed this, “That is not your intent.” The SBOE (State Board of Education) can’t look at it (CSCOPE). You addressed this, “That is not your intent.” Who is overseeing the curriculum? Ed Vara, CSCOPE Instructional Director I think the [...]