CSCOPE List of Resources--Get informed
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 08:52AM
City On A Hill in Bill Ayers, CSCOPE, Linda Darling Hammond, common core, national education

UPDATED ON 3.21.13 -- LIST OF ANTI-CSCOPE RESOURCES (as of 3.21.13)

 

http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/updated-3-21-13-list-of-anti-cscope-resources-compiled-by-donna

 

 

*Compiled by Donna Garner (These are some of the best resources; however, there are many other fine articles and interviews on the subject of CSCOPE.  These links are all active at the time of publishing on 3.21.13.)

 

3.20.13 - “Committee to vet Lumberton ISD curriculum” – The Beaumont Enterprise --

http://www.beaumontenterprise.mobi/beaumont/db_14555/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=KK3Ai4H0

 

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3.20.13 – “What Gets Measured Gets Treasured: SB 1724 Would Harm Our Students”

by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/what-gets-measured-gets-treasured-sb-1724-would-harm-our-students/

 

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3.19.13 – “CSCOPE Curriculum Designer Employed by CCSSO Partner to Aid in Implementing Common Core” by Danette Clark -- http://danetteclark.wordpress.com/2013/03/19/cscope-curriculum-designer-employed-by-ccsso-partner-to-aid-in-implemention-of-common-core/

 

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3.19.13 – TASA and TASB – Reaping Our Tax Dollars” – by Donna Garner -- http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/tasa-and-tasb-reaping-our-tax-dollars-by-donna-garner-3-19-13

 

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3.19.13 – “Some Texas Legislators Being Duped” by Donna Garner –

http://educationviews.org/some-texas-legislators-being-duped-2/

 

 

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3.18.13 – “Shark Attack…Just When We Thought It Was Safe…TSA iCLOUD” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/shark-attackjust-when-we-thought-it-was-safetasa-icloud/

 

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3.15.13 – “CSCOPE Study Compiled by 9th Grade Business Class” – by E. W. Burt -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-students-do-far-worse-on-staar-eoc-tests/

 

 

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3.13.13 – “Midwestern U. Cannot See CSCOPE” – by Ann Work – Wichita Falls Times Record-News -- http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2013/mar/13/msu-doesnt-train-for-cscope-jumpstudents-instead/

MSU doesn't train for CSCOPE

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3.12.13 – “From Tex. Sen. Dan Patrick: CSCOPE and State Board of Education” -- http://educationviews.org/sen-dan-patrick-cscope-and-state-bd-of-ed-review/

 

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3.11.13 – “CSCOPE: Irving ISD Did Poorly on STAAR/EOC Tests – What If Lost Measuring Stick?” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-irving-isd-staareocs-what-if-we-lost-measuring-stick/ ]

 

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3.10.13 -- “Clarification of David Barton’s Statements on The Glenn Beck Show

by Donna Garner -- http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/cscope-clarification-of-david-barton-s-statements-on-the-glenn?xg_source=activity

 

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3.9.13 -- “Lumberton ISD Parent: School Demanded ‘Waivers’ after World Net Daily Report” – by John Griffing -- http://www.wnd.com/2013/03/parent-school-demanded-waivers-after-wnd-report/#QuV5LZKoFapqCpWG.99

 

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3.7.13 –“Exposing CSCOPE:  The controversial education program indoctrinating Texas students” – (video) -- The Blaze.com -- http://www.glennbeck.com/2013/03/07/exposing-cscope-the-controversial-education-program-indoctrinating-texas-students/

 

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3.7.13 – “Texas Senators Donna Campbell and Dan Patrick file CSCOPE Bill – SB 1406:
 http://educationviews.org/tex-senators-take-real-action-against-cscope-sb-1406/

 

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3.7.13 -- “Parents fighting for the right to view critical materials related to what their children are learning”  -- by Karen Lugo, Co-Director for the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence -- http://pjmedia.com/blog/scotus-to-texas-children-are-not-mere-creatures-of-the-state/2/

 

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3.5.13 – Community Conversation – “CSCOPE and Common Core Standards – the erosion of values in the American school system” (video) -- Host:  Alice Linahan of Women on the Wall and Voices Empower -- http://www.blogtalkradio.com/wbtminternetradio/2013/03/06/community-conversation-by-women-on-the-wall

 

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3.3.13 – “CSCOPE: Bad Actors All Tied Together” – by Danette Clark -- http://danetteclark.wordpress.com/tag/linda-darling-hammond/

 

 

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3.3.13 – “Type #1 and Type #2: Two Completely Different Philosophies of Education” – by Donna Garner -- http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/type-1-and-type-2-two-completely-different-philosophies-of?xg_source=activity

 

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3.3.13 – “List of Texas Active CSCOPE Districts/School Systems as of September 25, 2012” --

http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/cscope-list-of-texas-school-districts-school-systems-as-of-8-25?xg_source=activity

 

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3.3.13 -- “CSCOPE Lesson System Criticized by Classroom Teacher” – by Ann Work – Wichita Falls Times-Record News -- http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2013/mar/03/lesson-system8232garners-critique/

 

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3.3.13 – “ Muslims Claim at Texas Rally for Islam ‘We are above the law of the land’ ” --  by John Griffing – World Net Daily -- http://www.wnd.com/2013/03/we-are-above-the-law-of-the-land/

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3.2.13 – “Battling for Our Children’s Minds: Bill Ayers and Obama’s Federal School Curriculum” – by Mary Grabar -- http://educationviews.org/battling-for-our-childrens-minds-must-defeat-bill-ayers-others/

 

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3.1.13 – “Rotten to the Core, Part III: Lessons from Texas and the Growing Grassroots Revolt” by Michelle Malkin -- http://townhall.com/columnists/michellemalkin/2013/03/01/rotten-to-the-core-part-iii-lessons-from-texas-and-the-growing-grassroots-revolt-n1523233/page/full/

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3.1.13 – “Bad Idea To Link Texas Students with National Tests” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/bad-idea-to-link-texas-students-with-national-tests/

 

 

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2.26.13 – “Students Told to Call 9-11 Hijackers ‘Freedom Fighters’” – by Todd Starnes – FoxNews.com --

http://radio.foxnews.com/toddstarnes/top-stories/students-told-to-call-9-11-hijackers-freedom-fighters.html

 

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2.26.13 – “Interview with Donna Garner: CSCOPE Tied to Common Core Standards” – by Diana Crews of City on a Hill Radio -- http://educationviews.org/interview-with-donna-garner-cscope-tied-to-common-core-standards/

 

 

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2.24.13 – “Students Made To Wear Burqas in Lumberton ISD, Texas” – by John Griffing --  World Net Daily -- http://www.wnd.com/2013/02/students-made-to-wear-burqas-in-u-s-state/#eQm0P0rD4EqksfAx.99

 

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2.24.13 – “Another Horror Story by Texas CSCOPE Teacher” – from anonymous Texas teacher -- http://educationviews.org/another-horror-story-by-texas-cscope-teacher/

 

 

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2.21.13 – “Ten Shocking Lessons: CSCOPE” – by Eric Owens -- The Daily Caller -- http://dailycaller.com/2013/02/21/ten-shocking-things-a-huge-texas-curriculum-conglomerate-has-foisted-on-public-school-students/#ixzz2LYra6pVq

 

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2.20.13 – “STAAR Tests Low in Waco Area CSCOPE Schools”   (Waco Tribune-Herald) and “7 Questions Left Unanswered by CSOPE” – by Mary McGarr -- http://educationviews.org/staar-test-results-waco-area-cscope-7-questions-left-unanswered/

 

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2.18.13 – “Speaker: CSCOPE Dangerous” – by Ann Work – Wichita Falls Times Record News -- http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2013/feb/18/speaker-cscope-dangerous/

 

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2.14.13 – “The Social Engineering of Texas’ CSCOPE Curriculum” – video – Ginger Russell interviewed by David Knight -- http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-social-engineering-of-texas-cscope-curriculum.html

 

 

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2.13.13 – “CSCOPE Builds the Attic First, Foundation Last” – by Stan Hartzler – TXCSCOPEREVIEW.com -- http://www.txcscopereview.com/2013/cscope-whites-only/

 

 

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2.10.13 – “Texas State Directory: Contains Texas Legislators’ and Staffers’ E-Mail Addresses” -- http://www.txdirectory.com/online/

 

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2.8.13 – “On Education Precipice: Texas Could Lose It All” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/on-education-precipice-texas-could-lose-it-all/

 

 

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2.5.13 – “The Mish-Mash in CSCOPE” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/the-mish-mash-in-cscope/

 

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2.2.13 – “Not So Fast, CSCOPE: Resources for Learning Bad Choice” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/not-so-fast-cscope-resources-for-learning-bad-choice/

 

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2.1.13 – “How a Texas Teacher Really Feels About CSCOPE” – anonymous -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-how-a-tex-teacher-really-feels/

 

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1.31.13 – “Most Amazing Senate Education Hearing Ever: CSCOPE” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/most-amazing-senate-ed-hearing-ever-cscope/

 

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1.31.13 – “Video Clips from Texas CSCOPE Senate Education Hearing: Questioning of CSCOPE” – Women on the Wallhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=k2alDMsxJBQ

 

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1.31.13 – “CSCOPE Witness List – Texas Senate Education Hearing” -- http://www.legis.state.tx.us/tlodocs/83R/witlistmtg/pdf/C5302013013108301.PDF

 

 

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1.28.13 – “Texas Rep. Steve Toth Files HB 760 – Anti-CSCOPE” -- http://www.texasconservativerepublicannews.com/2013/01/tx-rep-steve-toth-files-hb-760-cscope.html

 

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1.26.13 – “To Gripers: Let New Plan for Texas Public Schools Continue” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/to-gripers-let-new-plan-for-texas-public-schools-continue/

 

 

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1.24.13 – “How Burkburnett ISD and Other Districts Can Follow the English TEKS Without CSCOPE” -- http://educationviews.org/burkburnett-isd-loosening-cscope-requirements/

 

 

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1.23.13 – “Why Common Core Standards Wants To Buy CSCOPE: Muslim Brotherhood Group To Connect All U. S. Schools” – by Aaron Klein -- World Net Daily --  http://www.wnd.com/2013/01/muslim-brotherhood-group-to-connect-all-u-s-schools/

 

 

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1.22.13 – “CSCOPE Interview – Co-Hosts Alice Linahan and Rebecca Forest with Donna Garner” -- https://soundcloud.com/alice-linahan/women-on-the-wall-cscope-3-dg

 

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1.22.13 -- “Christopher Columbus Goes Green” – by Ginger Russell -- http://www.redhotconservative.com/christopher-columbus-goes-green/

 

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1.19.13 – “Renowned Science Author Banned from CSCOPE” – by Janice Van Cleave -- http://educationviews.org/tx-renowned-science-author-banned-from-cscope/

 

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1.18.13 – “CSCOPE Science Lesson – Discredited, Error-Filled” – by Janice Van Cleave --
http://www.txcscopereview.com/2013/cscope-electric-circuits/

 

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1.18.13 – “Are Texas Public Schools Really Starved for Funds?” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/are-texas-public-schools-really-starved-for-funds/

 

 

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1.16.13 – “Dr. Stan Hartzler’s Opinions on CSCOPE” – by Dr. Stan Hartzler –  Laurie Bartlett’s On Point, the Right Conservation  -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPgWW7h6Y9A

 

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1.14.13 -- “Link to CSCOPE lesson planning that illustrates why teachers are resigning over CSCOPE” -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8Hc6JV28B4&feature=related

 

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1.13.13 – “Obama Interested in ‘Allah-Is-God’ Curriculum – CSCOPE” – by John Griffing, World Net Daily -- http://www.wnd.com/2013/01/obama-interested-in-allah-is-god-curriculum/

 

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1.3.13 -- Pt. 1 and Pt. 2 of Colleen Vera’s investigative report, “What’s Behind the

Curtain?” 

Part 1 -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-whats-behind-the-curtain-part-i/

Part 2 -- http://educationviews.org/pt-2-cscope-whats-behind-the-curtain/

 

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1.10.13 – “Comment posted anonymously by Texas teacher” --http://educationviews.org/cscope-texas-public-hearings/#comments

 

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12.26.12 – “Is Texas’ CSCOPE Curriculum Pro-Islam & Anti-Christian?” -- by Tim Brown -- http://freedomoutpost.com/2012/12/is-texas-cscope-curriculum-pro-islam-anti-christian/

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12.19.12 – “CSCOPE Under the Microscope: Critics Say CSCOPE Was Developed to ‘Cash in’ on the Curriculum Pie” – by Davd Mundy – The Gonzales Cannon.com --
http://www.gonzalescannon.com/node/12185

 

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12.18.12 – “CSCOPE Director: It’s an option, but teaching is still necessary” – by Ann Work – Wichita Falls Times Record-News -- http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2012/dec/18/not-an-end-all/

 

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12.16.12 – “Some teachers at odds with CSCOPE: System to help with STAAR/EOC test scores often found lacking” – by Ann Work – Wichita Falls Times Record-News --  

http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2012/dec/16/some-teachers-at-odds-with-cscope/

 

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12.20.12 – “Mother takes fight to CSCOPE: Parent sees anti-Christian teachings– by Ann Work -- Wichita Falls Times Record-News -- http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2012/dec/20/mother-takes-fight-to-cscope/

 

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12.16.12 – “Some Teachers at Odds with CSCOPE” – by Ann Work -- Wichita Falls Times Record News -- http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2012/dec/16/some-teachers-at-odds-with-cscope/

 

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12.13.12 – “CSCOPE: Texas Teaching ‘Allah Is the Almighty God’ ” – by John Griffing, World Net Daily --  http://www.wnd.com/2012/12/texas-teaching-allah-is-the-almighty-god/?cat_orig=faith

 

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12.6.12 – “CSCOPE: A Lesson in Indoctrination” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-a-lesson-in-indoctrination/

 

 

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11.28.12 – “Texas Does Not Want a Two-Track System But Wants All To Be Educated Citizens” – by Donna Garner -- http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/texas-does-not-want-a-two-track-system-in-high-school-but-wants?xg_source=activity

 

 

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11.26.12 – “Texas schools teach Boston Tea Party as act of terrorism” – by Eric Owens -- The Daily Caller -- http://dailycaller.com/2012/11/26/texas-schools-teach-boston-tea-party-as-act-of-terrorism/

 

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11.15.12 – “CSCOPE Hearing on Nov. 15, 2012: Texas State Board of Education” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-texas-public-hearings/

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1.14.13 – “Absolutely No Need for CSCOPE” – by Donna Garner – http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/absolutely-no-need-for-cscope-by-donna-garner-1-14-13?xg_source=activity

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10.22.12 – “CSCOPE and Why It Causes Teacher and Student Burn Out” – by Donna Garner -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-and-why-it-causes-teacher-and-student-burn-out/

 

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10.15.12 – “CSCOPE: Trying To Operate Under the Radar” – by Donna Garner --

http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/cscope-trying-to-operate-under-the-radar-by-donna-garner-10-15-12?xg_source=msg_appr_blogpost

 

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10.12.12 -- “CSCOPE: Texas Teachers Given Gag Order” – Written by concerned Texas educators -- http://educationviews.org/cscope-texas-teachers-given-gag-order/

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10.12.12 – “CSCOPE Horror Stories from Classroom Teachers” -- http://nocompromisepac.ning.com/profiles/blogs/cscope-horror-stories-10-12-12?xg_source=msg_appr_blogpost

 

 

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8.1.12 – “Ector County ISD Rolls Out New CSCOPE Curriculum Plan” – by Geoff Folsom - OAOA.com -- http://www.oaoa.com/news/education/ecisd/article_98bbdf11-f50c-5370-9773-b39a999191f4.html?mode=jqm

 

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2011 – “Ector County ISD – CSCOPE Power Point: Session 1, Overview and Web Nav ECISD, Research Base, Screen 7, Linda Darling-Hammond, Lev Vygotsky, et al.” -- http://www.ectorcountyisd.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=231

 

 

 

*Note:  Janice VanCleave regularly updates her CSCOPE website: www.TxCscopeReview.com

 

 

Donna Garner

Wgarner1@hot.rr.com

 

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