Students tee off on Michelle Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VOCATIV) — Note to the first lady: The kids want their Funyuns back. Some nutritionists and parents are huge backers of Michelle Obama for her three-year crusade against more…

Football chaplains replaced by 'life coaches'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Troy Schmidt’s jaw dropped. A few minutes before, he had been preparing to start his seventh year as chaplain for the Olympia High School football team more…

Jindal suing feds over Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal reportedly will file a lawsuit against the Obama administration in federal court Wednesday, claiming that the Department of Education has illegally manipulated more…

College cops score military-grade weapons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Florida International University campus police have military-grade rifles. Ohio State has a Mine Resistant Ambush Protection vehicle. And Florida State has a brand new Army Humvee. These more…

Library without books debuts at college

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — The library opening with the first day of classes on Monday at Florida's newest college features a sunlit arched roof and cozy reading chairs - but more…

1,100 illegal students enter D.C.-area schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WAMU RADIO) Since the beginning of the year, nearly 40,000 Central American minors detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border have been reunited with their parents or relatives more…

Common Core gives new twist to U.S. history

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="VyYm5ybzrIozD54zno8UnpXNOCjCmZlT" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Some are calling it the "Common Core Twist." No, it's not a new dance move. It's a new method of teaching under Common Core national more…

Homeschoolers sue state for yanking kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHRISTIAN POST) — A homeschooling advocacy group announced that it is suing social services caseworkers in Shenandoah County Virginia's Department of Social Services on behalf of homeschool parents more…