Guest Column: Common Core robs kids of South's literary giants

" is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice," Mississippi's William Faulkner said upon receiving the 1949 Nobel Prize in Literature, "but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance. Full Story

Gautier, MS

#1 Aug 16, 2013
I agree. There is no one size fits all & many people are simply of different aptitudes & intelligence levels of other people.

This constant raising of standards won't do anything but cause more kids to fall behind & create delusional standards for people to pursue.

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