Nixon Says Missouri Education “Outstanding”
In February 2009 Governor Nixon said Missouri had an “outstanding” public education system. So why did he sign us on to unwritten common core standards just four months later? He said there was “no doubt” that education was a state and local responsibility, so why was he ok with assigning responsibility for our educational standards over to a private trade association who gave us copyrighted standards?
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