He is touting support for legislation in NH to increase pre-engineering for students k-12. YET the organization he chairs (BIA) opposes New Hampshire’s Commissioner of Education in an effort to improve the quality of our academic standards.
Common Core does NOT prepare students for the STEM fields. (Science Technology Engineering and Math)
Lowering the Bar: How Common Core Math Fails to Prepare Students for STEM
Jason Zimba, lead writer for the Common Core Math Standards admits that Common Core math is NOT for STEM
Tell him that public school children deserve better standards and Common Core does not provide that. BIA shouldn’t be promoting illiteracy, they should support Commissioner Frank Edelblut reviewing the standards and improving upon them.
Ann Marie Banfield began volunteering as Cornerstone’s Education Liaison in 2009. As an education researcher and activist she took her decade long research on education to Concord to lobby on behalf of parental rights and literacy. Working with experts in education from across the country, she offers valuable insight into problems and successes in education. She holds a B.A. in Business Management from Franklin University in Columbus Ohio. Ann Marie and her husband have three children and reside in Bedford, NH