Wow…. you all need to listen to the interview with the tyrant Superintendent. This is why my kids will not go to government schools (aka public schools).
Check it out:
Parents of students at Liberty High School in West Virginia are receiving phone calls from the school indicating that their child will be suspended if they opt out of Common Core testing next week.
Eric Madia posted his thoughts (HT Conservative Byte) after receiving a phone call from the principal:
I just received a phone call from Liberty High School’s principle regarding my decision to opt Joshua out of the common…
Posted by Eric L Madia on Thursday, April 23, 2015
Superintendent Mark Manchin called into the Mike Queen show on WAJR and confirmed that actions would be taken against students who opt out, saying it would allow kids to opt out of other rules that the school has such as smoking in front of the school.
Manchin also compared opting out to driving 80 mph down the highway. He added, “We simply can not allow them to opt out.”
“If we allow that door to open, where people can unilaterally decide what parts of public education they adhere to and which they don’t, I think we’re creating a system that will be very, very difficult to work with.”