Illegal immigrant blames Trump after student government election overturned

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 in Uncategorized 6 Comments

BELLINGHAM, Wash. – Western Washington University student Ana Ramirez is blaming Donald Trump for losing her student government position because she’s an illegal immigrant. The 19-year-old was recently elected to the university’s Student Board of Directors, but university officials blocked her from taking office because she’s not a U.S. citizen. WWU officials told King 5 […]


IL school districts prepare for the worst as state budget impasse drags on

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Schools across Illinois are bracing for the worst as the state continues to miss promised funding payments amid a years-long budget standoff between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats in control of the General Assembly. Last year, the governor and General Assembly agreed to a stop-gap school funding measure that increased education […]


Student government advisor resigns after rigging elections for liberal class presidents

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

MURRIETA, Calif. – The advisor for Vista Murrieta High School’s Associated Student Body resigned her post after parents and students uncovered vote rigging that altered the outcomes of three races. Principal Mick Wager confirmed in an email to parents that an investigation into the school’s recent student body elections showed the races for 2019 Class […]


‘Unaffordable and irresponsible’: New Philly teachers contract to balloon district’s deficit to $1 billion

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The new teachers contract between the School District of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers is a great deal, according to school and union officials. And by great deal, officials mean it will balloon the district’s debt by about $300 million over the next five years and drive up the projected […]


School board pays ousted superintendent $100,000 in secret settlement, refuses to explain why

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio – The Reynoldsburg Board of Education voted to approve a secret deal with the district’s former superintendent that will pay her $100,000 over the next year, a move that comes just months after the same board voted not to renew her contract. The school board voted 3-2 to approve “the agreement with Ms. […]


Lunch ladies praise Trump roll back of Michelle O food rules: ‘A good thing for schools’

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

BUFFALO, N.Y. – President Trump is making school lunches great again, or at least a lot better than they were during the Obama administration. Food service directors are applauding recent changes to federal school food regulations imposed on schools as part of Michelle Obama’s campaign against childhood obesity. Trump Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue recently rolled […]


White middle schoolers forced to stand in front of classmates, apologize for ‘privilege’

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized 9 Comments

EDEN, N.C. – “White privilege” training in the Rockingham County school system is causing a lot of headaches. Superintendent Rodney Shotwell told Rockingham Now the state threatened to withhold federal funding when a disproportionate number of minority students were suspended in a special exceptional children’s program in 2012 and 2013, so district leaders implemented mandatory […]


Family sues teacher, school after 4-year-old daughter ‘hog-tied’ with duct tape in class

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized 3 Comments

VALLEY PARK, Mo. – A Missouri couple is suing their daughter’s former day care after a teacher at the school alleged “hog-tied” the 4-year-old with duct tape to keep her under control. Joseph Day told KSDK he learned from his daughter in Family sues after teacher that her teacher at Zion Lutheran Learning Center took […]


CA community drives out teacher who criticized LGBT lifestyle in letter to student news site

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – A California high school teacher recently resigned amid a public backlash over a letter to the editor of his school’s student news site that puts homosexuality into biblical perspective. San Luis Obispo High School special education teacher Michael Stack submitted a letter to the editor of Expressions, the student news […]


Board members, teachers, parents, students allege grade rigging in Prince George’s County schools

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Four of Prince George’s County’s 14 school board members are calling on Gov. Larry Hogan to investigate claims of widespread corruption in the district aimed at inflating graduation rates. The board members alleged in a May 30 letter to Hogan that “widespread systemic corruption” in the district since 2014 contributed to grade […]


SC school district hires consultant for $1,000 per day — to find wasteful spending!

By Victor Skinner on Monday, June 19th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

SUMTER, S.C. – Sumter County school officials couldn’t figure out why the district is facing a multi-million dollar budget shortfall, so they hired a consultant for $1,000 a day to figure it out. An anonymous letter sent to the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office and the Sumter County School Board alleges high-level school district employees are […]


Texas district defends six figure travel budget for superintendent, board members

By Victor Skinner on Monday, June 19th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

EL PASO, Texas – A Texas news site is calling out local education officials for extensive, expensive travel budgets that include first-class flights, luxury car rentals and fancy beachfront hotels. The El Paso Times singled out El Paso Independent School District Juan Cabrera in particular for spending more than 100 days away from the district […]


Moroccan hackers infiltrate Florida school computer networks, look for links to voting systems

By Victor Skinner on Monday, June 19th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

MIAMI – Moroccan hackers infiltrated the computer networks of several Florida school systems to post ISIS images and probe potential access to state and local voting systems. United Data Technologies, a Florida cybersecurity company investigating the hacks, told the Miami Herald the hackers sent an emailed image to school staff about two months before the […]


‘Virgina’ high school hands out diplomas with misspelled covers

By Victor Skinner on Monday, June 19th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

DINWIDDIE, Va. – Dinwiddie County High School’s class of 2017 likely won’t forget their graduation any time soon. “Poor class of 2017,” Gwendolyn Perdue posted to Facebook, “I guess someone didn’t proof read the covers of the Dinwiddie High School diploma! OMG!” Perdue posted a picture of the diploma cover after Friday’s graduation ceremony at […]


UPDATE: NJ school reprints yearbooks with pro-Trump photos

By Victor Skinner on Friday, June 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WALL, N.J. – A New Jersey high school is reprinting hundreds of yearbooks after an advisor intentionally edited out references to Donald Trump from student pictures and made other questionable changes. Wall Township superintendent Cheryl Dyer sent a letter to parents and students at Wall Township High School Thursday to address the controversial yearbook edits […]