Comedian Louis C.K. on the American Education System and the Common Core

Over a slice of pizza, Louis C.K. tells Diane Sawyer what he thinks about math homework, the Common Core and standardized testing,
1:03 | 05/02/14

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Stuffed Eagles on an education gets me upset you -- tweet about. Perhaps yeah. We're just yet exactly the other common core of their bids more than standardized testing -- -- -- -- about the -- is standardized tests were from a parents point of view these -- mind Littlefield you know. I don't believe that they. Should matter anything anybody else but and got three million Twitter followers so. You know the the mat problem dying. I don't think anything they're not good. Education should be welcoming it should be something -- they're trying to. You know a good teacher gets your -- excited about. Reasoning and algebra in this -- they get them excited and they pull amend but they'll -- these passer rating. Which ruled the whole education system now because all every year their their pounded with preparations these tests. So -- not even time to think about anything else and these questions in the way that they're written repel kids from my kind of reasoning and does the opposite of what it's meant to do. -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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