Great Blog! This blog does not just whine, but it also offers a solution. So if common core isn't necessarily in support of 5 paragraph essays, how will the writing FCAT fare? Just another reason why our writing test needs to be "revised" if you will. If You Teach or Write 5-Paragraph Essays--Stop It!
The Postmodernism Generator » Communications From Elsewhere. This generates an entire essay of BS that sounds like it something. Follow the link near the bottom to generate more. Complete with footnotes.