DOE deploys 'mystery shoppers' to check for fraud

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — The Department of Education has dispatched “mystery shoppers” posing as prospective students to various colleges and universities across the country — an anti-fraud initiative that more…

Christian boy refuses to sing 'Allah' song

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KDVR) — GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — A Grand Junction High School student is dropping out of choir rather than sing an Islamic song he says goes against his more…

Surveilling homeschoolers, the 2nd try ...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- For the second time in just months, an attempt to assemble information such as names and addresses on all homeschool students in one Mississippi judicial district and provide more…

Boy genius' book reveals college life at 8

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — LOS ANGELES — The one thing 14-year-old Moshe Kai Cavalin dislikes is being called a genius. All he did, after all, was enroll in college at more…

Vandals do $1 million in damage to school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — Vandals ruined a new auditorium at a Richmond elementary school Sunday, causing close to $1 million in damage, police said. The perpetrators broke into the new more…

Charter schoolteachers fear IRS rules change

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONTIMES) — A little-noticed proposed change in Internal Revenue Service regulations could have devastating effects for charter school teachers by making them ineligible for state retirement plans, and more…