"As educators, you simply cannot remain uninformed and silent about the social and economic context of your work." (--Richard Rothstein)
If you have been concerned about the current state of public education and the larger education movements, we encourage you to spend some time reading and viewing these informational posts.
Warning bells have been ringing. It is time to get informed. It is imperative that we shed light on the current state of education reform, now.
This is why billionaires with no knowledge of child development research should NOT be in the business of telling educators what to teach!
Children especially in 1st grade are not developmentally ready for this! These CC materials will be training kids to be emotional reactive, because they cannot think abstractly at this age - Teaching children to engage in negative emotions: fear, anger and resentment will be setting up children to be easily manipulated.