REBELLION: Oklahoma ‘Abolishes’ Common Core

Published on March 27, 2014

The Oklahoma Senate Education Committee has passed a House bill out of committee that will essentially abolish the state’s Common Core standards, yet the bill may be seen as less than perfect by Common Core detractors.

Earlier in March, the State House passed HB3399, a bill sponsored and introduced by Oklahoma Speaker of the House Jeff Hickman, that would repeal the federal standards that the state put into place in 2010.

Upon introduction, the bill passed by the House was hailed by anti-Common Core activists as the only bill that might be able to put a halt to the disliked federally-controlled education scheme.

On March 25, the Senate committee passed the bill to the floor in an 11 to 0 vote.

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