BustED Pencils Trending News: 3 step down, “Rigor”, John Oliver spot on

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1.  Caring voices will always win out over money!  THREE Pearson members stepping down, revenues declining in North America.

Pearson confirms departure of chairman Glen Moreno


2.  Dr. Walter Stroup seven hour wait to testify in 2012 at a legislative hearing at the Texas Capitol about “Rigor” has turned into Pearson counterattacking largely out of public view to “Mute the Messenger”.

Mute the Messenger


3.  “At this point, you have to ask yourself, if standardized tests are bad for teachers and they’re bad for kids, who exactly are they good for?” Oliver said.  (Warning: swearing and satire properly placed in this segment)

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Standardized Testing (HBO)


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