Federal Control No Rose Garden
Posted on: March 27, 2010
“Rotten to the Core” (Boston Herald, 2/28/10)
FFS: This devastating critique of the Common Core project for national education standards comes surprisingly from the Boston Herald Editorial Staff. Nevertheless, it misses the key point: The federal government has no proper role, constitutional or otherwise, in providing funding to education and prescribing standards. In fact, a quick way to improve standards would be to get the federal government out of the education business.