Education honcho abandons Common Core townhalls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUFFALO NEWS) State Education Commissioner John King on Saturday canceled appearances at four upcoming PTA-sponsored community meetings, following a barrage of criticism from raucous parents and teachers Thursday more…

Class assignment: Decide who lives, who dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) A classroom of 14 and 15-year-old Illinois high school students was assigned the task of deciding the fate of ten fictional characters in an exercise that more…

Youth pastors banned for talking God at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KIRO-TV) — The Bainbridge Island School District has launched an investigation into whether or not three local youth pastors who volunteered as cafeteria supervisors at Woodward Middle School more…

Your 1st-grader 'will drop out of high school'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) — An article in Education Week sparked a controversy recently when Thomas C. West, an evaluation specialist at Montgomery County Public Schools in Maryland, announced that he more…

CAIR now 'stalking' professor it doesn't like

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Caller) On top of its epic struggle to understand the First Amendment, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has now shown that it apparently doesn't understand elementary more…

Packed crowd fights school's religious-music rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wausau Daily) Hundreds of students, parents and community members packed a Wausau school auditorium Thursday night, many begging the School Board to reverse administrative decisions to limit religious more…

Pink power! Chuck Norris fights like a girl

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, with October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month and pink ribbons everywhere, I was hoping you'd say something about it, especially because men don't realize they can get more…

Goodbye Play-Doh, hello No. 2 pencils

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) So it’s official: the Common Core is evil. This fall, thanks to a combination of the Common Core State Standards Initiative and new teacher evaluations, some four- and more…

Churches sued for paying rent to schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two churches in Hawaii sued by atheists for renting meeting facilities from local school districts contend the claim should be dismissed. One Love Ministries and Calvary Chapel Central more…