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The American Family Association (AFA) is urging President-elect Donald Trump to choose an education secretary who not only is against the Common Core standards, but also is committed to getting the federal government out of education policy.
Donald Trump Announces Pro-Common Core Betsy DeVos as Education SecretaryBY DR. SUSAN BERRYrepublished below in full unedited for informational, educational, and research purposes:
President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team announces the choice of Common Core and charter school supporter Betsy DeVosas U.S. Secretary of Education.DeVos, whose family founded Amway, was an at-large delegate for pro-Common Core Ohio Gov. John Kasich. Kasich received a grade of “F” at The Pulse 2016 for his support of the controversial standards. The former presidential candidate referred to parent activists in his state fighting against the Core as a “runaway internet campaign.”___________________________________________________________________