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Candidate Interview Summary-Dan Blue, NC Treasurer

Candidate Vetting Interview Summary Interview questions were developed by a Vetting Committee of 10 members of the Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association. All candidates for a…

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Candidate Interview Summary- Dale Folwell, NC Treasurer

Interview questions were developed by a Vetting Committee of 10 members of the Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association. All candidates for a particular office were asked…

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New Level of Overreach: Government Report Recommends Schools Conduct “Home Visits”

New Level of Overreach: Government Report Recommends Schools Conduct “Home Visits” By Kim Fink on January 21, 2016 Photo credit: EdenPictures via Flickr, CC BY…

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED-Help Stop Common Core

URGENT ACTION NEEDED! Contact our State Board of Education members and encourage them to support the recommendations of the Academic Standards Review Commission. Reliable inside…

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North Carolina Academic Standards Review Commission Meeting October 19th, 2015

North Carolina Academic Standards Review Commission 19Oct15 Hi All, You can read my are my minutes from Monday October 19th Academic Standards Review Commission Meeting…

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NC Academic Standards Review Commission- Meeting Minutes 21 Sept 2015

ASRC meeting minutes.   Sept 21, 2015 All pre meeting handouts: http://www.doa.nc.gov/asrc/pastmeetings.aspx Ann Clark, Jeannie Metcalf, Denise Watts, Jeff Isenhour, are on conference call Dr. Ted…

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“Sorry, College Board’s AP U. S. History Still Leftist”

“Sorry, College Board’s AP U. S. History Still Leftist” By Donna Garner 8.27.15 http://www.educationviews.org/sorry-college-boards-ap-u-s-history-leftist/ I wish the “feel good” statements made by Daniel Henninger in…

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North Carolina Academic Standards Review Commission Meeting Minutes- August 17, 2015

Academic Standards Review Commission Meeting Minutes August 17, 2015 http://www.doa.nc.gov/asrc/default.aspx The Commission’s Web site http://www.doa.nc.gov/asrc/pastmeetings.aspx All past meetings handouts and information. Roll Call: Present; Bill…

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Progress on the North Carolina Eduction Standards

I want to share this great email I got from Jerry Egolf on North Carolina Education Standards. Kim, all, Yesterday afternoon, Kathy Young, Linda Harper…

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NC Academic Standards Review Commission Meeting-July 20, 2015

Following are my minutes and my comments highlighted in parentheses, taken during the ASRC meeting on Monday. In full disclosure, I don’t think DPI made…

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