Student IDs critical to Common Core campaign

by Bob Unruh -- The issuance to students of IDs that connect them to their test scores is critical to the overall success of the federal government's Common Core educational program, according more…

3rd-grader threatens to machine gun students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IFIBERONE) — MOSES LAKE, Washington – A third-grade student was placed on “emergency expulsion” after making threats to shoot his fellow students. North Elementary School Principal Doug Luiten more…

Student gets 3-year jail term for atheism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — CAIRO — An Egyptian court has sentenced a student to three years in jail for announcing on Facebook that he is an atheist and for insulting more…

Astronomers seek widest view ever of universe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEATTLE TIMES) — At the annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society last week, the booth devoted to a revolutionary new telescope called the LSST got a lot more…

School has annual budget of just $160

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY) — First came the calls. Then the reams of paper, more precious in a cash-strapped public school than gold. Finally, the checks arrived. Anna Lane Lingelbach Elementary, more…

Sweden picks another homeschool fight

by Bob Unruh -- Swedish officials still may have to face the music for their decision back in 2009 to "state-nap" a 7-year-old boy from his parents for being homeschooled and put more…

Yale president battles French Illuminati

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1581105" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Timothy Dwight IV[/caption] A grandson of Princeton President Jonathan Edwards, he could read at age 4 and entered Yale at 13. He was a more…