Maybe your idea of getting Massachusetts teachers to speak out is not so easy. Click on the Second link below and feast your eyes.
Here are two links of interest dealing with Common Core.
The first is a group of teachers and parents at this link http://whatiscommoncore.wordpress.com . They are extremely active national group!!
The second is a link to the Massachusetts Teachers Association speaking about Common Core the link is here http://www.massteacher.org/advocating/toolkits/ccss.aspx . Apparently, we have been snookered!