Repealing the Common Core



The new school year is just around the corner, and Ohio plans to align its standardized tests with the Common Core curriculum. Opponents see this as a federal takeover of public education and are working to pass a bill eliminating the Core. This hour we’ll hear from both sides, and discuss the future of standardized education in Ohio.


  • Jim Siegel, statehouse reporter for the Columbus Dispatch
  • Melissa Cropper, president of the Ohio Federation of Teachers
  • Greg Harris; Ohio director of StudentsFirst
  • Joy Pullmann, research fellow at the Heartland Institute & managing editor of School Reform News

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