On the Common Core

People have been demanding an education reform in the US for as long as I can remember. And rightly so– because in case you’re not aware, the education in the US is… less than spectacular. So, people demanded a change in education. And we got one! Enter stage left: The Common Core.
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A Tiny Question About the Implications of Facebook

So… today I had a post that said “CANCER SUCKS share if you agree” show up on my Facebook feed 6 times. I didn’t share it at all. Is it assumed that I (and everyone like me that didn’t share it) is just sitting at home saying “Yeah. No. Cancer’s pretty okay?” Because, in case you’re wondering, I don’t think anyone thinks that. At all. In the world. Do we need to share the post to convince people that we do, in fact, think that cancer sucks? Is that not implied? Continue reading