Coach 'fired for being straight' defends marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) The married-with-kids Manhattan private-school coach who says he was fired by a lesbian athletic director for being straight told The Post he wouldn’t give up his traditional more…

Kids figure out big numbers as early as age 3

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Futurity) Children as young as 3 understand multi-digit numbers and may be ready for more direct math instruction when they enter school, new research shows. "Contrary to the more…

Common Core standards get legislative scrutiny

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Raleigh News Observer) A joint legislative committee charged with scrutinizing the new Common Core standards used in North Carolina schools for math and English held its first meeting more…

Teacher on leave after shouting video posted

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) A New Jersey high school teacher was placed on administrative leave after a video of him haranguing a student went viral online. "Shut your more…

Congressman: Sweep floors for 'free' lunch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Georgia Republican Rep. Jack Kingston, a candidate for Senate, suggested that low-income students either pay or work for their subsidized school lunches to teach them that more…