Don't watch TV at 5 p.m.? Don't subscribe to pay-per-view TV? Don't watch TV, period? I don't, so I owe thanks to Tiffany Gabbay for this summary of what Glenn Beck said on TV last night:
Karen Bracken sent in a mother's firsthand explanation of how the Common Core curriculum recommends teaching two-digit addition ("backwards," most of our primary school teachers would've called it). It belongs here, but since someone else wrote it I'm waiting for KB's e-friend's permission to post it elsewhere on this site.