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U staff protest conservative students as ‘Nazis,’ demand they move public display to ‘free speech zone’

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 18:33
LINCOLN, Neb. – Conservative students at the University of Nebraska Lincoln recently exposed the school’s disregard for the First Amendment in an online video of university staff heckling members of Turning Point USA for discussing free speech on campus. Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk posted a video of the exchange between UNL students and […]

MD school bans students from wearing Redskins team gear to class

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 18:29
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A second “progressive” school has banned students from wearing apparel with the Washington Redskins team name or logo in the name of inclusion. North Bethesda’s Green Acres School sent a letter to parents last week explaining why students are now prohibited from wearing Redskins gear to school, a decision made after discussions […]

Philly teacher arrested for terroristic threats to police during BLM protest

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 18:23
PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia teacher faces criminal charges after police allege he verbally threatened them during a protest downtown following the deadly clash in Charlottesville earlier this month. Philadelphia police arrested 63-year-old John Edward Sheerin Friday night and charged him with making terroristic threats and harassing a Philadelphia police officer during a protest at the […]

School investigates first-grader over ‘pronoun mishap’ with trans classmate

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 18:14
ROCKLIN, Calif. – A California first grader was investigated by school officials after she unintentionally “mis-gendered” a classmate on the playground, and the girl’s parents aren’t too happy about it. The incident at Rocklin Academy follows parental outrage earlier this summer over a kindergarten teacher who gave a lesson to students about transgenderism without first […]

Mizzou offers segregated counseling to cope with ‘microaggressions,’ ‘healing from racial injustices’

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 13:57
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Black students at the University of Missouri can now better cope with “microaggressions” from their white privileged classmates thanks to special segregated counseling sessions for “Healing from Racial Injustices.” The weekly meetings “for students, staff and faculty of color” are focused on “racial identity” and delivering “skills for surviving and resisting hate,” […]

Vandals pry Confederate general’s name off FL high school marquee

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 19:50
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – School officials at Robert E. Lee High School in Jacksonville removed the former Confederate general’s name from a school marquee after vandals marred the sign on Friday. A witness told police she was walking her dog when she saw two men crouched near the sign on Friday night. When they ran off, […]

PA school district rejects Planned Parenthood health clinic

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 19:45
READING, Pa. – The Reading school board voted down a proposed health center at Reading High School in large part because it would have been run by Planned Parenthood. Dozens of protesters and supporters lined up in front of the district’s administration building Wednesday shortly before the school board voted 5-4 to deny the health […]

U president thanks social justice warriors for interrupting her welcome back address

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 22:46
TURLOCK, Calif. – Students at Stanislaus State University repeatedly interrupted President Ellen Junn during a recent welcome back address to demand the school expel a student who helped organize the violent “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Minutes into Junn’s address on Monday, students unfurled social justice banners and repeatedly chanted: “Stan State, stand […]

VIDEO: Milwaukee student blasts teacher in the face with fist

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 22:44
MILWAUKEE, Wis. – A Milwaukee high school student faces assault charges after he decked a teacher in the face, and a video of the attack was posted to Facebook. In the video, recorded at South Division High School, a black male 16-year-old student pushed his black male teacher as they argued along the wall of […]

CA parents pack school board meeting to denounce transgender lessons for kindergartners

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 02:24
ROCKLIN, Calif. – Parents vented their frustrations to the Rocklin Academy school board Monday over an impromptu kindergarten lesson about transgenderism, which concluded with a student revealing a different gender. “These parents feel betrayed by the school district that they were not notified,” Karen England, spokeswoman for the Capitol Resource Institute, told CBS Sacramento. England […]

CA teens charged with hate crimes for racist graffiti at two schools

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 02:24
ROSEVILLE, Calif. – Five California teens face hate crime charges after they allegedly vandalized two Roseville schools with swastikas, gang slogans and other racist graffiti. Roseville Police responded to Buljan Middle School around 7:30 a.m. Sunday after a school employee reported vandalism to the inside and outside of the gymnasium, as well as other buildings, […]

Black students accuse USC’s white horse mascot ‘Traveler’ of racism

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 14:58
LOS ANGELES – In the wake of the Charlottesville debacle, the Black Student Assembly at the University of Southern California is looking for social justice and taking aim at the school’s mascot – a chalk-white horse named Traveler. The name, USC BSA co-director Saphia Jackson said, is racist because it’s similar to the name of […]

Teacher under investigation after student records anti-Trump rant

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 14:54
BERNALILLO, N.M. – A Bernalillo Public Schools teacher is under investigation after a student in her world history class recorded her anti-Trump rant and forwarded it to district officials. Neither the Bernalillo High School sophomore who recorded the conversation nor her teacher were identified by KRQE, but the television station reports the classroom lesson on […]

COPS: Teacher let son use, sell LSD and marijuana to students at home

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:52
SPRINGBORO, Ohio – A 48-year-old elementary school teacher faces drug and child endangerment charges after a drug task force raided her home and found evidence her son was selling LSD to students with her blessing. The Warren County Drug Task Force raided the home of fifth grade Five Points Elementary School teacher Amy Panzeca in […]

REBELS: Virginia schools won’t rename buildings honoring Confederates

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:46
RICHMOND, Va. – Several Virginia schools report no plans to change the names of schools that bear ties to the Confederacy in the wake of a deadly clash between white nationalists and social justice crusaders in Charlottesville last weekend. Numerous social justice groups are applying pressure on city and school officials to erase all references […]

MN district accidentally emails parents with private data file on 9,600 students

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:10
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. – A Minnesota school district is scrambling to control the fallout from an email school officials sent to parents that included the private personal information of more than 9,600 students. South Washington County Schools sent an email to parents early Wednesday regarding transportation information for individual students, along with an attached file […]

34,000 demand U expel student who attended Charlottesville rally

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:04
RENO, Nev. – Officials at the University of Nevada, Reno are resisting calls to expel a self-professed white nationalist student who was photographed at the violent “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday. The rally, organized to oppose the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue, involved numerous clashes with far-left agitators who […]

OH teacher charged with sex crimes after giving birth to student’s child

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:51
AKRON, Ohio – An Ohio teacher faces multiple sex crimes over an alleged three year relationship with a student at an Akron high school that produced a child in 2015. Former eighth grade English teacher Laura Lynn Cross, 36, faces three counts of sexual battery involving her relationship with a freshman at Buchtel High School […]

WA cost to educate students speaking 220 different languages hits $140 million — up 13% in one year

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:48
OLYMPIA, Wash. – The number of students in Washington state in need of special bilingual education is increasing significantly, and so is the cost to taxpayers. According to a recent report produced by the state’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, roughly 10 percent of the state’s public school student population are considered English Language Learners – […]

REPORT: Homeschool families save taxpayers $22 billion a year

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 16:52
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Homeschooling families are saving American taxpayers a lot of money – $22 billion a year by one estimate. As many public school advocates argue that school choice options funnel money away from traditional schools, homeschooling families provide a boost by paying taxes for schools while educating their children at home with no […]

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