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Common Core curriculum – political bias

Many have accused the materials for teaching the new and very controversial Common Core national educational standards as politically biased toward a “progressive” or liberal political viewpoint. While it appears that may be true, one sentence in the language arts materials for 5th graders and which has been cited as a example of political bias caught my attention.

“The wants of an individual are less important than the well-being of the nation.” Continue reading