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#QuoteOfTheDay 11/21/2013 #vocation #calling #StopCommonCore

“Therefore, looking to the government or corporations to provide a “job” is to reverse the process of finding your own vocation. A true vocation helps us grow as people while we meet our own needs and address the needs of those around us. To look for a job before looking deeply inward is likely to short-circuit the process of finding your calling.”

-Dan Miller, 48 Days to the Work You Love

How many of our students will truly be taught this in a Common Core world? They will just be cogs in what has become a big crony-capitalist machine.

48 Days to the Work You Love | Dan Miller 

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by | November 21, 2013 · 5:51 AM

82 Teachers Talk Back to NEA, Debunk Common Core

Here are 82 comments written by teachers who commented after this week’s National Education Association (NEA) promo article about Common Core. The article is here.

The teachers call the Common Core, and the NEA’s phony poll (that said that teachers love it) and the NEA’s shameless promotion of it, rubbish.

Read the comments over at Common Core: Education Without Representation


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