Ms. Pullman seems to always hit the nail on the head. She has here.

I’ll repeat this nugget, “Notice in both of these documents—which are echoed in nearly every state constitution—the prime reason we have a public school system in the first place is not to “provide products that business will consume,” but to preserve our unique form of free government. Americans rule themselves. That is a very difficult task. It requires a unique kind of upbringing. Our schools are supposed to aid in that difficult task.”


Fortune magazine has no idea what capitalism means, even though it’s at the heart of why huge majorities of Americans distrust big business.

Source: Business Still Has No Idea Why We Don’t Like Common Core