(Free Patriot via WEASEL ZIPPERS) -- Welcome to the first day of civics class in the Common Core. Your first assignment? Revising the Bill of Rights in the U.S Constitution because it is an “outdated” document? The worksheet says:
You have been selected to work on a National Revised Bill of Rights Task Force. You have been charged with the task of revising and editing the Bill of Rights .. You will have to prioritize, prune, and add amendments.
The worksheet was handed out to Sixth grade students in a History class in Bryant School District in Arkansas. The assignment required students to select two bill of rights to throw out, and put together persuasive speeches to market the idea.
Lela Spears the child’s mother, was interviewed by Justin King of Digital Media. Mrs. Spears was asked how the the assignment made her feel about the type of education your child was receiving? Read more via Weasel Zippers...