Recently, Edna Mattos wrote a letter to the editors criticizing Common Core State Standards — the Obama Administration’s attempt to set nationwide standards for English, math and science in public schools. Her letter was most informative.
I would add that there is no reason to believe that even a well-intentioned government in far-away Washington could possibly know how to design an academic shoe sized to fit all.
But this administration? With its five-year history of blunders? Add to this, George Will’s view.