Massachusetts elementary school bans homework

By Kyle Olson on Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 in Uncategorized

HOLYOKE, Mass. — More schools are coming to the conclusion that saddling young children with homework may not be the best thing for their development. Kelly Elementary School in Holyoke, Massachusetts wrote in a letter to parents that students would not be receiving homework this academic year. WCVB reports: “We want kids to go home […]

VIDEO: MI high school honors military, police — 1,500 sing ‘God Bless America’ before football game

By Kyle Olson on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 in Uncategorized

NORTON SHORES, Mich. — There’s at least one public school that loves America. Mona Shores High School hosted “Sailor Salute” to honor America, the military and first responders before an evening football game on Thursday. Joining the marching band in a U-S-A formation, some 1,500 singers gathered on the field to sing “God Bless America” […]

Parents push to rename elementary school after Donald Trump

By Kyle Olson on Monday, April 25th, 2016 in Uncategorized

AUSTIN, Texas – A politically correct move to drop a Confederate general’s name from an elementary school has parents pushing a politically incorrect name as its replacement: the Republican front runner for president. Austin, Texas school leaders recently voted to strip Robert E. Lee off of one of its elementary schools in March amid the […]

2nd grader turns vocab word into hilarious observation about Trump

By Kyle Olson on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 in Uncategorized

An unnamed second grader used her daily vocabulary word to make a hilarious observation about Republican front runner Donald Trump. The vocabulary word of the day was “delirious.” The student was supposed to use the word in a sentence and wrote, “When people vote for Trump, I think they are delirious.” The image began making […]

HILLARY: White people ‘need to recognize our privilege and practice humility’

By Kyle Olson on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK – During a Facebook Q&A Monday, Democratic front runner Hillary Clinton gave a stern finger-waving to white people. During a chat hosted by The Grio, MTV reporter Jamil Smith asked Clinton about her efforts to “engage” white voters on race issues. I asked @HillaryClinton about racial justice on @theGrio's Facebook chat today. Here […]

PROF: ‘Elf on the Shelf’ normalizes ‘surrendering privacy’

By Kyle Olson on Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 in Uncategorized

TORONTO – The “Elf on the Shelf” has been criticized because of the surveillance aspect of the story — that is, the doll returns to the North Pole each night to report back to Santa on the children’s behavior. Dr. Laura Pinto, an assistant professor at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, wrote a […]

HILLARY: Close public schools that are not ‘better than average’

By Kyle Olson on Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 in Video

KEOTA, Iowa – Hillary Clinton apparently thinks American public schools are like Garrison Keillor’s Lake Wobegon, where “all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average.” There’s no other explanation for why she would publicly advocate for closing American public schools that are not “better than average.” […]

VIDEO: Student lights cigar in class, blows smoke in teacher’s face

By Kyle Olson on Thursday, December 17th, 2015 in Uncategorized

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Just how far have race relations come since the tumultuous days of the Little Rock Nine? In 1957, the fight was for black students to be integrated into predominantly white schools. The focal point was Little Rock Central High School, where nine black students enrolled and while initially were blocked, […]

SHOCK PHOTO: Rats litter floor of school cafeteria

By Kyle Olson on Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 in Uncategorized

CARRIZO SPRINGS, Texas – “Would you like a side of rat with your black bean burger?” Parents are upset after several photos showing apparent unsanitary conditions at Carrizo Springs Elementary School in Texas. A dead rat on the floor, cases of “chewed” hamburger buns and droppings everywhere all left parents’ stomachs turning, and demanding to […]

Students practice calligraphy by writing ‘There is no god but Allah’

By Kyle Olson on Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 in Uncategorized

GREENVILLE, Va. – As a part of a world geography class, Virginia high schoolers practiced writing out the shahada, or Muslim statement of faith–and it was done under the guise of learning the complexity of the script. The Shilling Show reports: Parents of students at Greenville, Virginia’s Riverheads High School were shocked by a recent […]

School principal: ‘Only terrorists we need to fear are domestic white Christian men’

By Kyle Olson on Monday, December 7th, 2015 in Uncategorized

ROCKPORT, Maine – The vice principal of Camden Hills Regional High School has America’s enemy all figured out: “domestic white ‘Christian’ men with easy access to guns.” After a lone gunman killed two civilians and a police officer in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the vice principal, Piet Lammert, took to Facebook to post his thoughts the […]