MI school deletes video of community ‘family circle’ after threat from anti-religion group

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 in Uncategorized

The Lake City Trojan Football Facebook page recently posted a moving video of parents, students, athletes and others in the community coming together on the high school football field for a “family circle.” The group gathered in Lake City after practice in August to show support for 4-year-old Harper, the football coach’s daughter who currently […]

VIDEO: Broward school board sics security on student journalist after Parkland shooting questions

By Victor Skinner on Friday, September 14th, 2018 in Uncategorized

The Broward County School Board is ignoring requests for answers from parents, friends and family of the 17 people killed in a shooting rampage at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in February. On Wednesday, the board continued to stonewall by refusing to address Kenneth Preston, a student journalist who uncovered district mismanagement that contributed to […]

NJ middle school teacher’s 9/11 lesson urges sympathy for ‘Osama’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, September 13th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Parents in Vernon, New Jersey are outraged over a local middle school teacher’s lesson on September 11, which skipped over the world’s worst terrorist attack and instead focused on the plight of an imaginary Muslim boy named Osama. Ed O’Rourke, a former U.S. Marine, and his wife, Jodi, told the New Jersey Herald that their […]

Ohio English teacher resigns amid outrage over ‘sick’ morality test on incest, killing

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, September 13th, 2018 in Uncategorized

A veteran Ohio English teacher is out of a job after parents complained about a “sick” and “disturbing” online morality test she assigned to students at Bradley High School. Hillard City School District officials refuse to identify the teacher who assigned the questionnaire from IDR Labs titled “Moral Foundations Test,” but confirmed to WSYX she’d […]

Teachers fight ‘offensive’ ‘In God We Trust’ signs in Florida schools

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, September 13th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Teachers in Florida are complaining after schools put up signs displaying the state motto, “In God We Trust,” and they’re forcing some administrators to get creative to stay within the law. Schools across the state are complying with a new state law that requires schools to post the motto in a “conspicuous place,” an initiative […]

266 Chicago school employees fail background checks — including 60 teachers!

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Hundreds of Chicago Public Schools employees were banned from the first day of class Tuesday after they failed criminal background checks spawned from news reports of criminals working in schools. CPS CEO Janice Jackson told the Chicago Tribune 266 employees were flagged for criminal behavior and banned, while another 245 refused to submit fingerprints for […]

Student wins $125,000 after coach’s titty-twister causes ‘permanent damage’

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 31st, 2018 in Uncategorized

A jury recently awarded a former Florida high school football player $125,000 after the student sued the Polk County School Board over a titty-twister from his coach that left him with permanent damage. Devarus Robinson filed a civil lawsuit against the district in 2013 that alleges his football coach at Kathleen Senior High School, Irving […]

#MeToo: Male janitors accuse CA school principal of sexual harassment

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 30th, 2018 in Uncategorized

The #MeToo movement is now hitting California schools, but it’s not what most would expect. Two former custodians at the Stanislaus Union School District in Modesto suing over claims of sexual harassment, discrimination and whistle blower retaliation by a former principal at Mary Lou Dietrich Elementary, and they told KXTV they were inspired by #MeToo […]

Portland ‘social justice’ teaching guide glorifies Islam, communism, Black Panthers — and Iran!

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Parents in Portland Public Schools are getting a sneak preview of what their children will be studying this year, and it’s quite an eye-opener. Portland educators received a new teaching guide this year called “Planning to Change The World – A Plan Book For Social Justice Teachers 2018-19,” which comes with “weekly planning pages packed […]

School board member resigns over starting meeting with Pledge of Allegiance

By Victor Skinner on Monday, August 27th, 2018 in Uncategorized

New Hartford Board of Education Chairman Josh Adams is setting an example for students, though it’s likely not one most parents would appreciate. Adams resigned from his position last Wednesday after the Connecticut school board held a vote on starting each meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance, just as students across the United States do […]

Parents fight back after school drops Pledge of Allegiance for student-authored oath to ‘global society’

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 24th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School Principal Lara Zelski decided students will no longer recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the school’s morning meeting agenda, which she described to parents as “an effort to begin our day as a fully inclusive and connected community.” “Over the past couple of years it has become increasingly obvious that more […]

Broward, FL teachers union mocks brother of slain Parkland student: ‘Why is his head so square?’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 in Uncategorized

Hunter Pollack, brother of Parkland school shooting victim Meadow Pollack, is calling out the Broward Teachers Union for mocking him and others who are speaking up about mismanagement in the district. Hunter and his father, Andrew Pollack, as well as parents of other students who died in the February school shooting, are exposing the problems […]

CA school district approves pajamas, ripped jeans, tube-tops, hoodies in new ‘student-centered’ dress code

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 in Uncategorized

Students in California’s Alameda High School can now wear almost anything they want to school, including pajamas, tight pants, ripped jeans, short skirts, tank tops, hoodies and mid-riffs that were banned by the previous policy. The revised “student-centered” dress code – developed after complaints that female students were unfairly targeted for violations under the old […]

Houston school removes quote over allegations it’s ‘perpetuating horrible gender stereotypes’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 in Uncategorized

A Houston school recently scrubbed a quote at the Gregory Lincoln Education Center that’s greeted students for years after it offended folks on social media. A Houston Independent School District employee took a picture of the quote and shared it on Twitter, which set off a firestorm of criticism that ultimately convinced school officials to […]

‘Pooperintendent’ caught defecating on school football field scores $100,000 payout

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 17th, 2018 in Uncategorized

The so-called “pooperintendent” of Kenilworth Public Schools will get payout worth more than $100,000 following his May arrest for repeatedly popping a squat in Holmdel High School’s football field and track. Thomas Tramaglini, 42, put the school board in a crappy position when he was busted my Holmdel Police in May for repeatedly pooping on […]