[VIDEO] High School Senior’s Epic Takedown of Common Core

This young man, Robby Soave, impassioned, informative, well-developed and delivered speech is definitely worth a few minutes of your time. Please watch this video; I believe you will find it a powerful experience!

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Robby Soave reports:  A Tennessee high school senior is receiving widespread attention for an eloquent speech he made against Common Core at a school board meeting.

Ethan Young, a senior at Farragut High School in Knox County, Tenn., made an impassioned argument for dropping the new national education guidelines, which he called “a glowing conflict of interest … that illustrate a mistrust of teachers.”

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“Somewhere our Founding Fathers are turning in their graves,” he said.

Young reserved particularly harsh judgment for the nationwide standardized testing required by Common Core.

“If everything I learned in high school was a measurable objective: I haven’t learned anything,” he said.

Watch the [VIDEO], courtesy of The College Fix.

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