Common Core standards have links back to ALEC

SheltonJanuary 19, 2014 

Common Core State standards is an education program that is being sponsored and pushed by power brokers, nonprofits and corporations, many of which have ties to ALEC, the American Legislative Economic Council.

ALEC promotes little or no government regulations on businesses and opposes everything that does not help.

The Olympian is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service