Leaked DNC emails: ‘Common Core a political third rail we should not be touching at all’

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, July 28th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Democrats don’t want to talk about Common Core, the wildly unpopular national education standards pushed on schools through President Obama’s Race to the Top education initiative. Internal emails between Democratic National Committee staffers recently released by hackers show that while Democrats support Common Core, a lot of the public – including a […]


Dozens of CO teachers set to lose tenure protection under new evaluation system

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

DENVER – Nearly four dozen tenured Denver Public Schools teachers are expected to lose their non-probationary status as a result of education reforms passed in 2010. In Douglas County schools, it’s 24 teachers. The Aurora district expects 12 teachers to lose tenure, Chalkbeat reports. Colorado’s teacher effectiveness law requires all teachers to be evaluated every […]


Georgia district first in state to name school after Barack Obama

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

ATLANTA – DeKalb County Schools is naming a new elementary school after the country’s lame duck president. School board members voted unanimously to name the school after the 44th President of the United States, and announced the decision Tuesday, Fox 5 Atlanta reports. The Barack H. Obama Elementary Magnet School of Technology is expected to […]


Fallout continues for Obama transgender decree: ‘Society may change, but biology will not’

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Arizona’s top education official, Diane Douglas, called the recent decree from President Obama on transgender “rights” in schools “yet another example of federal overreach negatively impacting our state’s schools.” Obama recently issued a decree through the U.S. Department of Education and the Justice Department that threatens to remove federal funding from schools […]


Teachers complain about increasingly violent elementary students

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 in Uncategorized 4 Comments

KENT, Wash. – Union officials are pointing to an increase in teacher injuries inflicted by elementary students as evidence that the Kent School District should hire more help to keep classrooms safe. The union, which is currently in contract negotiations with the district, helped to organize a protest at tonight’s school board meeting, where teachers […]


Illegals sue Georgia for in-state college tuition

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

ATLANTA – A group of illegal immigrant college students in Georgia are suing state officials as a means of obtaining in-state tuition rates despite their unlawful status. The Georgia Undocumented Youth Alliance – a group that represents illegal immigrant students who qualify for President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program – is suing each […]


Student rape investigated at Obama daughters’ private school

By Victor Skinner on Friday, March 18th, 2016 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Police are investigating an alleged rape at Sidwell Friends School, the elite D.C. private school President Obama’s daughters attend. A female Sidwell student told police she was forced by a male classmate to engage in vaginal, oral and anal sex at the school’s Northwest campus Wednesday afternoon, NBC Washington reports. The 17-year-old […]


Students schedule school fights on Facebook

By Victor Skinner on Friday, March 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized 40 Comments

DENVER – Jeanette Velasquez wants Bruce Randolph School officials to put their words into action. Bullies are targeting Velasquez’s daughter Heaven because she’s homeless, and it’s now gotten to the point that the girl’s enemies are scheduling fights with her on Facebook and soliciting classmates to record the altercations, Fox 31 reports. “It started with […]


NY to hire illegals as public school teachers

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, February 25th, 2016 in Uncategorized 8 Comments

ALBANY, N.Y. – New York’s Board of Regents plans to allow illegal immigrants to teach in public schools. The board, which oversees teacher certification and licenses for other professions, voted Wednesday to allow illegal immigrants to apply for and receive credentials to teach in The Empire State. The move will also open up the door […]


Miami schools seeking $40 million to educate influx of immigrants

By Victor Skinner on Friday, January 15th, 2016 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

MIAMI – Last year, when Miami schools were flooded with illegal immigrants from Central America, district officials requested and received $5.6 million from the federal government to help cover the added costs. Now, fearing a massive influx of Cuban students through the same channels, Miami-Dade school district superintendent Alberto Carvalho is back to request “upwards […]