While it is tempting to assume Janet Barresi is throwing a fit after being trounced at the poles for her failures as Superintendent, it really is just a push from the money behind CCSS and the national organizations who are being empowered by CCSS implementation.

The OK Board is claiming our legislators are not qualified to have any say in our education standards. While that is absurd on its face in a republic with democratically elected representatives, I’ve hardly seen a worse case of the pot calling the kettle black.

Amy Anne Ford seems to be the spokesman for the suit. Here is her official resume from Barresi:


So, is the operator of a temp service better qualified than my elected representatives?

Contact the Governor and your own representatives. Contact the Board. They are wrong. Our students are currently suffering because of them, not because of HB3399.