S.F. scrambles for subs as teachers skip school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Francisco Chronicle) More than 600 San Francisco teachers and classroom aides skipped school Tuesday to extend their Thanksgiving holiday, leaving district officials scrambling to find enough qualified more…

High-schooler 'sets teacher on fire'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) Police arrested a 15-year-old West High School student on Monday morning for assaulting a teacher after he used a lighter to ignite her hair and shirt. According more…

Black girl's puffy hair upsets Christian school

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_577229" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Vanessa VanDyke's hairstyle has sparked controversy at her private Christian school in Orlando, Fla. (WKMG-TV)"][/caption] ORLANDO, Fla. – The natural hairstyle of a 12-year-old more…

Tea-party groups fight Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MADISON, Wis. (AP) –  Dozens of conservatives and leaders of tea party groups from across Wisconsin sent Gov. Scott Walker a letter Tuesday urging him to "be the more…

Supreme Court demands Obama response

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_378871" align="aligncenter" width="656" caption="Romeike family"][/caption] For the second time, the U.S. Supreme Court has intervened in a homeschooling family's battle against an Obama administration deportation order that more…

Scientists test chemicals to erase memories

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POPSCI) — Roadside bombs, childhood abuse, car accidents—they form memories that can shape (and damage) us for a lifetime. Now, a handful of studies have shown that we’re more…

Parents raise stink over 'smelly kids' letter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUFFALO NEWS) The Buffalo School District is taking disciplinary action against a veteran elementary teacher from BUILD Academy who sent a note home with all her students last more…

Castration suggested for some students

by Joe Kovacs -- [ooyala code="BjcTRyaDr8dobDJM5qAslKekdlXpsB7b" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A Colorado school-board member is gaining national attention for her cutting-edge comments suggesting transgender students be castrated before they could use school bathrooms that match more…

Talk about this over Thanksgiving dinner

by Jerome R. Corsi -- While the establishment media has reported an upswing in the economy after "bottoming out" in 2010, child poverty has dramatically increased over the past five years under President more…