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Amid Scandal, Pearson Closes Controversial Charitable Foundation Which Helped Fuel Jeb Bush’s Empire Closes

Described by conservative Brietbart News as the “King of Common Core,” Pearson announced it was closing its charitable foundation amid irregularities in relationships it developed with state education executives. Writes Dr. Susan Berry: Publishing giant Pearson Inc. is set to … Continue reading

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“Jeb Bush’s Education Foundation Makes Unsupported Claims, Ignores Facts to Push Agenda”

UPDATED at end In a blistering review prepared by Dr. William J.Mathis,  Jeb Bush’s presentation for  the nation’s state lawmakers is said to “make unsupported and unsupportable claims.” The review was in part sponsored by the Great Lakes Center for Education Research and … Continue reading

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Florida’s New Ed Commish “wants to hear more from teachers”

The St. Petersburg Times, Florida’s best newspaper, weighs in on the appointment of Gerard Robinson as Commissioner of the Board of Education. The title of the piece, “A Pragmatic Message on Reform,” indicates the Times is somewhat hopeful for Robinson’s tenure. … Continue reading

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Why did Gerard Robinson Get the Job? He’s One of Jeb Bush’s Chiefs for Change

Gerard Robinson? That figures. Anyone who’s followed the way the Rick Scott led-Jeb Bush driven education agenda has proceeded shouldn’t be surprised at Robinson’s appointment as Commissioner of Florida’s State Board of Education. When the Washington Post reported Monday that he … Continue reading

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