COPS: Parents attacked refs after high school hockey game

By Victor Skinner on Monday, February 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

HOWELL, N.J. – Police are investigating the circumstances around a fight between parents and referees in the lock room following a New Jersey high school hockey game that sent two men to the hospital. Police and school officials are tight-lipped about what occurred following a boy’s hockey game between Manalapan and Howell high schools at […]


OH school district pays teacher accused of groping multiple students $30,000 to resign

By Victor Skinner on Monday, February 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

LOGAN, Ohio – A choir and music teacher in the Logan-Hocking school district accused of inappropriate relationships with students received a check for $30,000 to go away. The payout comes 11 months after teacher Matthew J. Schetter was placed on paid administrative leave as district officials investigated student reports that their teacher touched and rubbed […]


Feds turn to social media-savvy college students to battle ISIS

By Victor Skinner on Monday, February 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Obama’s State Department is using college students to fight terrorism through Facebook, Twitter and other “peer-to-peer” marketing efforts. Students from around the world convened at a recent P2P: Challenging Extremism event in Washington, D.C. last week to present marketing concepts to government officials working to curb radical Islamic recruitment online, VICE […]


Students film beating of classmate with cerebral palsy in school hallway

By Victor Skinner on Monday, February 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized 3 Comments

PENN HILLS, Pa. – Margaret Wooding wants her son’s tormentors brought to justice, and school officials seem happy to comply. “I’m kind of angry and hurt. I feel like the violence of anybody, not just me, should stop,” Isaiah Wooding, 16, told CBS Pittsburgh. “When I got up, I couldn’t even move at the time. […]


School allows students to wear pajamas to class

By Victor Skinner on Monday, February 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. – Anderson County High School students should be “extremely happy” after changes to the school’s dress code, principal Chris Glass said. “If we’re going to err, we should err on the side of being comfortable,” he told the Paducha Sun. “This is loosening up (the dress code) a little, but I think (the […]


After massive tax hike, Cleveland schools spend big on employee travel

By Steve Gunn on Monday, February 8th, 2016 in Spending No Comments

CLEVELAND – It’s hard to blame the teachers and residents of the Cleveland school district for questioning the need for budget cuts over the past few years. In November 2012, Cleveland voters approved a massive 15-mill property tax increase to provide new revenue for the school district. The four-year levy, described by Cleveland.com as “the […]


OK school district warns staff is armed, will use ‘whatever force is necessary’

By Victor Skinner on Friday, February 5th, 2016 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

OKAY, Okla. – Okay Public Schools wants anyone considering harm against students to know armed school staff will “use whatever force is necessary to protect our students.” District officials erected signs this week warning visitors that some school faculty are armed and dangerous, at least to anyone who’s up to no good, Tulsa World reports. […]


CLAIM: CO school district hid money to cut programs, cry poverty — and pay union bonuses

By Steve Gunn on Friday, February 5th, 2016 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

THORNTON, Colo. – Taxpayers and journalists often take school officials at their word when they say money is tight and budget cuts are necessary. Perhaps a little more scrutiny is necessary. One shred of evidence comes from the Adams 12 Five Star school district in Colorado, where school officials cited a lack of funds as […]


Students declare ‘Fight Week’ as brawls break out across PA high school

By Victor Skinner on Friday, February 5th, 2016 in Uncategorized 534 Comments

ABINGTON, Pa. – There have been at least five fights that school officials are aware of so far this week, which students have dubbed #AbingtonFightWeek on social media. Videos of several of the fights at Abington Senior High School were posted online, and the situation snowballed from there, students told ABC 6. “It’s all over […]


POLL: Students overwhelmingly oppose ‘Indigenous People’s Day’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – What was Christopher Columbus Day is slowly becoming Indigenous People’s Day, with Brown University the most recent to make it official this week. Though Brown already changed the holiday to Fall Weekend in 2009, university faculty opted to change it again on Tuesday to Indigenous People’s Day, following school like the University […]


Police investigate nude photos shared at PA middle school

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

MCMURRAY, Pa. – Peters Township police believe “a number of students” are involved in sharing nude photos of young girls at Peters Township Middle School. Peters Police Chief Harry Fruecht told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette “there’s a lot of ground to cover” to sort out which students were involved in sharing nude images at the school […]


CO school bans Peyton Manning jerseys over gang connections

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

GREELEY, Colo. – In the Greeley-Evans School District, local gangs are more important than childhood idols. Students eagerly anticipating Super Bowl 50 on Sunday can wear a Cam Newton jersey to school but not a Peyton Manning jersey, The Greeley Tribune reports. That’s because they’re banned from wearing any clothing to school with the numbers […]


Home school debate team banned from participating in state competitions

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized 8 Comments

SANTA FE, N.M. – The New Mexico Speech and Debate Association isn’t interested in debating with homeschoolers. The association’s leadership made that painfully clear to the Jemez Mountain Home School Speech and Debate Team by banning the group from participating in debate competitions in the Land of Enchantment. “According to (New Mexico Activities Association) rules […]


Chicago seminary urges students to wear ‘white privilege glasses’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized 6 Comments

CHICAGO – If only white people could see the wildly racist white supremacy culture that dominates America and prevents minorities from living a peaceful and happy existence. That’s the focus of the Chicago Theological Seminary’s new program and video produced to bring naive whites into the “white privilege” progressive mindset – that white folks in […]