Homeschool co-ops give social opportunities

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DESERETNEWS) — Olive Ward's busy life includes trips with friends to New York City's Museum of Natural History and other nearby cultural landmarks. The 8-year-old Manhattanite plays violin more…

All-girls high-school wrestling debuts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — History has been made in New York City schools -- with all-girls wrestling. As CBS 2's Dave Carlin reported Thursday, some girls used to wrestle on more…

Americans to Obama: Protect homeschool family

by Bob Unruh -- Officials with the Home School Legal Defense Association have launched a petition on a White House website to seek help for a homeschool family threatened with a forced more…

Newspaper map shows schools with no security

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KMOX-TV) The Des Moines Register is being criticized for publishing online a map that shows which public school districts in the state have security and which ones do more…

Carson steps down as commencement speaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson told Andrea Mitchell Friday that he is prepared to refrain from speaking at the university's School of Medicine commencement ceremony, after more…

Girl suspended for butter knife in lunch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JrOWhrYToQtr93xmh86dyIZ4G3PNy-iz"] ATTLEBORO, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – From a toy gun to a butter knife, a new controversy has arisen over an item a student brought to a local school Wednesday. more…

Major school choice victory in Indiana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Heritage Foundation) It's hard to overstate what an outstanding victory for school choice Indiana's Supreme Court issued yesterday. Indiana's highest court ruled unanimously in Meredith v. Pence that more…

Conservative student 'bullied' by teachers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Freedom Works) As a 15 year old, I never imagined my activism in politics would translate into controversy for me at school. My name is Benji Backer and more…