Texas family battles judge over homeschooling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A controversy has erupted in Texas after a judge ordered children removed from the home of their Christian homeschooling parents – over the homeschooling itself – even though more…

Obama to schools: Stop targeting blacks for punishment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Obama administration Wednesday issued new guidelines on classroom discipline, seeking to end the apparent disparities in how students of different races are punished for violating school rules. more…

Obama minions could school your kids

by Aaron Klein -- An adviser on education to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's transition team leads an education-reform group that has been in long-term partnership with the controversial Association more…

Rape-case update: Decision day for principal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- An eastern Ohio elementary school official will perform community service related to rape awareness in exchange for prosecutors dropping a charge that more…

Critics of transgender 'bathroom bill' win round

by Bob Unruh -- Californians opposing a new "choose-your-gender" law for students in public schools have won a round in their battle to overturn the Democrat plan that effectively allows some boys more…

Bank teller can't read robber's note

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS) — ANTIOCH, Calif. -- A 29-year-old man was arrested Monday morning after he tried to rob a bank with a note the teller couldn't more…

Terminated: Machines 'might fight us'

by Bob Unruh -- The human race faces a real danger from machines that get too smart, said a New York University professor in a network TV appearance. And he's not talking more…

Judge: Homeschooling a 'concrete endangerment' to kids

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_511925" align="aligncenter" width="611" caption="The Wunderlich family with Michael Farris of HSLDA."][/caption] A judge has issued a stunning verdict in a homeschooling case in Germany, ordering that the more…

McDonald's diet: Science teacher drops 40 lbs.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="dyYjFtajrs1FhaYAN12CWBpySjCsvRkz" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (KFOR-TV) — COLO, Iowa – A teacher in Colo, Iowa, decided to eat only at McDonald’s for 90 days to see what it would do more…