August 12, 2014, Fighting Common Core Round 2, Dr. Duke Pesta Online Presentation South Dakota Family Policy Council is hosting a live online Common Core presentation by one of our nation’s leading experts on Common Core, Dr. Duke Pesta from the Freedom Project Education USA, on Tuesday, August 12th at 7 PM CDT/6PM MDT. Log…

Sioux Falls School Board Election, Tuesday, 4/8/2014

Tuesday, 4/8/14 is election day in Sioux Falls. There are two candidates for the one open position on the Sioux Falls School Board. The incumbent, Douglas Morrison, and challenger Roger Russell are on the ballot for this position. Both candidates participated in the Chamber of Commerce and League of Women Voters Candidate forum. I want…

South Dakota Looking for Applicants for Work Groups for New Social Studies, Fine Arts and K-12 Technical Standards

With the timeline for adopting Social Studies standards, fine arts standards and K-12 technology standards in 2015, the South Dakota Department of Education is looking for applicants for a work group that will review and revise South Dakota social studies, fine arts and K-12 technology standards. They are looking to inlcude the following list of people…