Bible class in schools called 'unconstitutional'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — In a Sonora, Texas, public high-school classroom usually used to teach computer programming and physics, four students are getting Bible lessons from a teacher who doubles more…

Lesson plans for terrorists-as-freedom fighters pulled

by John Griffing -- [ooyala code="8xMzgyYzoIw_OPXkGu4bcYK4sxloAKHd"] CSCOPE, a controversial school curriculum management system in Texas that once included a description of the Boston Tea Party as an act of terror and has more…

Teacher fired for lying about dying

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) A Florida first grade teacher has been suspended for allegedly lying about having a terminal disease so she could leave school early and take extra days more…

Student faces felony for yearbook prank

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) A Missouri high school junior faces a possible felony charge after her arrest for changing a classmate’s last name in the school’s yearbook to a sexually more…

Tea party groups mobilizing against Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Tea party groups over the past few weeks have suddenly and successfully pressured Republican governors to reassess their support for a rare bipartisan initiative backed by more…