Education

The Slow Death of Common Core

May 20, 2015

Email this pageYet another Obama policy failure, Common Core, is being rejected by parents, states, and teachers unions. It’s not dead yet, but it will be. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba Think about the major policy undertakings of the Obama administration over the past six and a half years. It began with a […]

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Stupefying Generations of Americans

May 19, 2015

Email this pageThink some of your co-workers, friends and family are dumb? There’s a reason and it’s because generations of Americans have been deliberately dumbed down. Learn more about it. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba I used the verb “stupefying” to describe a long process in our nation’s schools that has produced several […]

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My 2015 Commencement Address

May 17, 2015

Email this pageMany others are giving commencement speeches to college graduates, so I decided I would offer mine as well. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba All manner of people are giving commencement speeches to students graduating from colleges and universities these days. It is doubtful that any will be remembered because the prospects of […]

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DOE Secretary Backs Public Boarding Schools: ‘Certain Kids We Should Have 24/7′

May 16, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   By: Brent Parrish A few days ago I wrote an article based on a video by an Austrian woman, Kitty Werthmann, who had survived World War Two (read here). As Kitty described many of the policies that the Nazis implemented in Austria following Hitler’s annexation of Austria, I […]

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Sex Education Today

May 14, 2015

Email this pageMany parents today are appalled at the what passes for sex education in our schools and the intrusiveness into the private lives of their children. Submitted by Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba In the 1940s and 50s, what passed for sex education was literally about the birds and bees as metaphors for inception […]

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The Pro-Terrorist Front Groups On American Campuses

April 29, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin Written by David Horowitz Americans are shocked when a news report reveals that an American has turned up in Syria fighting for the terrorists. If the jihadist is then identified as a Somali immigrant who settled in Minnesota but never assimilated to the American way of life, there is a sigh […]

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Education: If You Can’t Read This, Thank A Public School

April 27, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin Written by Bruce Deitrick Price Private school kids can read. Classical academy kids can read. Montessori school kids can read. Homeschooled kids can read. Spot the pattern? It’s only kids in public schools who can’t read. Why is that? You would think our education professors would figure out what the schools […]

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Alex Newman, Co-Author of ‘Crimes of the Educators’

April 23, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By: Brent Parrish Alex Newman has been doing a lot of TV/radio interviews lately discussing his new book he co-authored with author and veteran educator Samuel Blumenfeld entitled Crimes of the Educators: How Utopians Are Using Government Schools to Destroy America’s Children. Alex is an international journalist, educator and […]

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Could You Spot a Potential School Shooter?

April 23, 2015

Email this pageA new book by a psychologist and expert on school shooters has some very bad news for us. Unless the shooter reveals his plan in advance, there is almost no way of preventing it. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba In April 1999, we were all stunned by the news that Eric […]

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School under fire for transgender kindergarten lesson

April 20, 2015

Email this pageThis continued corruption of very young children with sex issues is not only very sad, but sociopathic!  -VC “I was taken aback by it,” the mother said. “Being seven, once you put something in their mind they don’t forget so easily.” Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin Written by:  Victor Skinner KITTERY, Maine – Officials […]

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Indiana Schools Planning “Blacks Only” Field Trips

April 16, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   By Robert Gehl   At schools in Indiana, they have a bunch of exciting field trips planned. They’re sending third-graders to local colleges to encourage them to start thinking about higher education. They’re also probably encouraging them to think about how awesome segregation is because these field trips […]

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Controversy and Porn Pervade Common Core Curriculum

April 16, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin H/T Eagle Forum Common Core standards are influencing what teachers teach in elementary reading and high school English literature classes. Although proponents claim that there is no drive for a standardized Common Core curriculum, curriculum developers offer thousands of “Common Core aligned” books and teaching aids. Many school districts […]

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Public High School Assignment: ‘Pretend You Are Muslim’ And Consider ‘Struggles You Face’

April 15, 2015

Email this pageConservatism, according to the public school assignment, is “the political belief of preserving traditional moral values by restricting personal freedoms and encouraging prosperity through economic freedom.” Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Eric Owens A public high school in small-town Wisconsin is under fire for giving students an assignment in which they are to […]

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Obama Warns Parents: Your Kids Are Mine

April 10, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by: Veronica Coffin Written by Cliff Kincaid   President Barack Obama has issued a declaration on human sexuality and what constitutes moral and mental health for the nation. He is warning Christian parents that the federal government wants their kids. This is not how the story is being reported, however. For example, […]

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Third-Grade Teacher Has Students Write ‘Get Well’ Cards To Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal

April 10, 2015

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Chuck Ross A third-grade teacher at a public school in New Jersey is under fire after she encouraged her students to write letters to notorious convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal, who recently fell ill in prison. Marylin Zuniga teaches language arts and social studies at Forest Street School in Orange, N.J. […]

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New Bill Would Have Teachers Diagnose Psychological Issues

April 8, 2015

Email this pageNew Bill Would Have Teachers Diagnose Psychological Issues in Children and Report Them to Police. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Jay Syrmopoulos The Free Thought Project Texas State Representative Jason Villalba (R-Dallas) is once again in the spotlight after submitting yet another Orwellian proposal, H.B. 985. Villalba first raised the ire of civil […]

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