ESC’s Exposed-Part 5: Negative Effects

According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), only 14 percent of fourth-graders knew that it is easier to stay afloat in salt water than in fresh water and could explain why. Q. Why are Texas students less educated … Continue reading

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HB 3571 and SB 1711are Useless

Below is a copy of HB 3571 and SB 1711. The objective of these bills, which are carbon copies of each other, is for Texas public schools to purchase instructional materials that if reviewed by the State Board of Education would … Continue reading

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Cloning of 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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No New TESTS!

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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The TEKS SCAM

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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Out of Reach Texas Math TEKS

Texas Commissioner of Education Raises the Math Standards The Commissioner of Education recently said, “Texas students are not ready to be graded by higher standards because the instruction they are receiving in core subjects is not up to the rigorous … Continue reading

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No STAAR Math Re-Testing in 2015

TEA Changes the Rules Again! Children in grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 were forced to attend summer school if they failed the 2014 STAAR math tests. A large percent of these children had passing grades in math, … Continue reading

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Common Core in Texas Schools

TEXANS DO NOT BE DECEIVED: COMMON CORE IS IN OUR TEXAS SCHOOLS. Yes, Governor Perry has mandated that common core not be implemented in Texas schools. So What? Did he say what he would do if schools implemented Common Core? … Continue reading

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Secret Student Data Collected

Following is a video describing how wonderful it will be for educators to have personal information about your child. PHOOEY! At one time such information was considered harmful because it labels children. What information is being collected? The videos show … Continue reading

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Impeach Thomas Ratliff?

Do you know that Thomas Ratliff is a lobbyist for Microscoft? Do  you know that according to Sec. 7.103.  ELIGIBILITY FOR MEMBERSHIP of the SBOE (c)  A person who is required to register as a lobbyist under Chapter 305, Government Code, by virtue … Continue reading

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