Is IXL Twitter Mining Common Core Converts via Cute Contests #StopCommonCore

Eyes In The Northwest

Saw a tweet go by on Twitter tonight

ixl

Sounds really great, right, a bit of extra fun and help for your children with mathematics?

WRONG!

Meet one of the many tentacled forms of ‘educational’ teams that stunts your child’s education and logic ability!

It isIXL and they have a Facebook page and even aBlog!

You know I question the fact that a Special Education Teacher (my banding in purple) offers props on one of the rotating front pages of the main site

purple

purple

Is this the very best endorsement this program could put forward? If so, what does this say about the current condition of our educational system?

Go through the site, the agenda is revealed… Common Core Galore!

View original post

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s