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    10 Reasons Common Core Is A Bad Idea

    45 states have already adopted Common Core, but most people don't even know what it is. Here's why it's a bad idea for our schools.

    10. State support is disappearing

    9. It's making government officials sound like jerks

    8. There will be a bigger focus on non-fiction reading

    7. We can't get our answers right until we use "friendly" numbers

    6. Like, really, the math is plain confusing

    5. Teachers aren't really into it

    4. Teachers are quitting

    3. People on the Common Core validation committee don't like it

    2. It's frustrating parents

    1. It's making the children cry

    Find out more about Common Core in the documentary Building the Machine, available now!

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