October 2018

Common Core -- A Case Study in Central Planning

Submitted by patrick on Tue, 10/30/2018 - 10:02AM
Bill Gates, the billionaire philanthropist former Chairman of Microsoft, has admitted that Common Core is a failure, after spending over $400 million of his own money, and an estimated $4 TRILLION dollars in its implementation. It is a clear example of why central planning, with its top-down, homogenized and least-common-denominator approach to problem solving routinely fails.