WI state superintendent Tony Evers fundraises on belief in global warming

By Victor Skinner on Monday, January 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

MADISON, Wis. – Wisconsin’s “nonpartisan” Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Evers is sounding the alarm over updates to the state Department of Natural Resource’s website. Last month, the Wisconsin DNR updated the website to better reflect a lack of consensus in the scientific community about climate change. What used to read “Earth’s climate is changing. […]


Maryland school employee fired for correcting student’s spelling on Twitter

By Victor Skinner on Monday, January 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

FREDERICK, Md. – A Maryland school employee was fired last week after she jokingly corrected a student’s spelling on Twitter. Frederick County Public Schools’ web experience coordinator Katie Nash thought she was doing what administrators wanted – engaging with students online – when she responded to a student Jan. 5 who wrote to the district’s […]


Elizabeth Warren was school voucher supporter — before Trump was elected

By Victor Skinner on Monday, January 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has spoken out against President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, because of the Michigan philanthropist’s support for school vouchers. And while Warren is expected to grill DeVos before the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee on Tuesday over her long-standing support for school choice, […]


AZ bill bans ‘social justice’ classes, events at public schools, universities

By Victor Skinner on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

PHOENIX – An Arizona state lawmakers wants to impose funding cuts to public schools and universities that promote divisive social justice curriculums, events and activities. Rep. Bob Thorpe recently introduced legislation to expand on state law that bans ethnic studies courses that promote resentment toward other races that would add bans for classes and activities […]


POLL: 68 percent of Americans support school choice for parents, students

By Victor Skinner on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A recent national poll on school choice shows strong support across key demographics, including a majority who approve of President-elect Donald Trump’s plans for national programs. The American Federation for Children conducted its third annual National School Choice Poll of 1,100 likely voters last week and found a staggering 68 percent support […]


PA high school under fire for math question about sexual assault

By Victor Skinner on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

PERKASIE, Pa. – A math teacher at Pennridge High School wants students to figure out who sexually abused Angelou with she was 8 years old. The question, centered on the novel “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou, appeared on a math lesson that was posted online Thursday. It read: Angelou was […]


Illinois school calls police on kindergartner

By Victor Skinner on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in Uncategorized 14 Comments

WAUKEGAN, Ill. – The Waukegan School District 60 is investigating to determine why a local elementary school principal called police to handle a kindergarten student at the school District and police officials refused to discuss with the Chicago Tribune why the principal at Andrew Cooke Magnet School called Waukegan Police, but confirmed the incident occurred […]


Students demand school remove classmate over ‘offensive’ social media posts

By Victor Skinner on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

MONROE, Conn. – Students at Masuk High School are calling on school board members to permanently remove a classmate over a steady stream of offensive social media posts targeting minorities and the disabled. Senior Nate Rodriguez told Fox 61 he created a Change.org petition to pressure members of Monroe Public Schools’ board of education to […]


School ends student Bible study over free donuts

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

JOPLIN, Mo. – A Washington, D.C. atheist group successfully shut down a before school Bible study at a Missouri middle school by threatening legal action against the school district. The American Humanist Association’s legal center sent a nine-page letter to Joplin School District Superintendent Norm Ridder and North Middle School Matthew Harding last month regarding […]


Utah elementary school offers ‘After School Satan Club’ for 5-year-olds

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 in Uncategorized 5 Comments

TALYORSVILLE, Utah – Students at Vista Elementary School now have new options for after school activities – the After School Satan Club. The club is the latest to launch as part of nationwide effort by The Satanic Temple to mock Christian and other religious student organizations that work with students in public schools, and it’s […]


Michelle O defends school lunch rules on ‘Tonight Show’ amid growing appetite to repeal

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

NEW YORK – Michelle Obama defended school food restrictions she helped usher in as first lady during a Wednesday appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, and took aim at those who would like to roll them back. School officials, parents, students, nutritionists and others across the country have continuously criticized tighten nutritional standards […]


‘White privilege’ threatens to upend upcoming Women’s March on Washington

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 in Uncategorized 4 Comments

WASINGTON, D.C. – The intense focus on “white privilege” that has permeated public schools and college campuses across the country is now fracturing the supposed solidarity among women on the far left. The evidence of the emerging fault line surfaced most recently in a Monday New York Times article about a progressive Women’s March scheduled […]


UT school faces accusations of ‘gender bias’ over ‘$5 Date’ assignment

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A Salt Lake City student and her mother are complaining that a “$5 Date” assignment at Highland High School’s adult roles and financial literacy class is rife with “gender bias.” Jenn Oxborrow, mother of Highland High junior Lucy Mulligan, posted images to Facebook of an assignment handed out in the […]


School forces 9-year-old hunter to remove deer shirt

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

HINCKLEY, Ohio – A teacher and administrators at Hinckley Elementary School recently ruined a young girl’s life passion by belittling the 9-year-old for harvesting her first deer – a beautiful eight-point buck. Domonique Yatsko spend several days last fall scouting deer with family members in preparation for Ohio’s youth hunting weekend, a season designed by […]


COPS: Driver left 7-year-old alone on idling bus — to go shopping

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WEST PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – A Pennsylvania school bus driver who allegedly left a 7-year-old on a running school bus while he stopped into a Shop Rite faces multiple charges after a witness called police. Jamar Henry, 28, picked the boy up from Cornerstone Christian Academy Monday afternoon and apparently decided to make a pit stop […]