School systems rethink Common Core standards

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The growing backlash against the nationwide K-12 school standards known as Common Core, bubbling to the surface in Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere, has become the hottest more…

Tiny town becomes model for guns in schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DENVER POST) In a first-of-its-kind move in Colorado, a rural school board has given two of its top administrators new job titles — security officer. The new titles more…

Evangelical homeschoolers embrace evolution?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FIRSTTHINGS) — According to David Wheeler, author of a recent post at the Atlantic, more and more Evangelical homeschooling parents want their children exposed to evolution. At least more…

'Sex-abuse' nightmare at school for deaf

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) It was a pedophile’s paradise. That’s how Marlene Hodge, now 52, remembers the girls dorm at a New York boarding school for deaf children, where more…

Naptime: Daycare teacher tries to drug kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN BENITO COUNTY TODAY) — The Hollister woman who tried to slip a sleep-aid drug into children’s drinks at the Morgan Hill daycare facility where she worked pleaded more…

Kent State 1970 shootings 43 years later

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Cleveland Plain Dealer) Remembering the slaying of students at Kent State University in 1970 during a Vietnam War protest took on an added dimension this weekend, 43 years more…

Parents told to pay to see school curriculum

by John Griffing -- [ooyala code="5xZ2ZlYjoWecbrj-gjMhYGXk4KsuciSq"] A controversial school curriculum management system in Texas that once included a description of the Boston Tea Party as terror, and has referenced Islamic terrorists as more…

Judges rule to destroy homeschoolers' family

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="51b2ZlYjrXnlr0XZVier9UCe8lEOcE6E"] The justices of the Supreme Court of Sweden have finished the destruction of a family that was begun in their lower courts, rejecting an appeal of more…