Here are the Blogs in the Education
Friday, 25 September 2020
September 24, 2020
We have been discussing the rising intolerance for conservative, libertarian, and Republican students and faculty on campuses across the country. Faculties rarely hire conservative or libertarian professors; journals rarely publish studies from conservative authors. As the ...Read More...
Posted on 09/25/2020 6:15 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 20 August 2020
BY PAULA BOLYARD JUN 11, 2020 9:24 PM EST
A Baltimore County, Md., fifth-grader got a visit from the police after his teacher called to report that she had seen a BB gun on the wall behind the student during a class video call.
The boy’s mother, Courtney Lancaster Sperry, a Navy veteran, ...Read More...
Posted on 08/20/2020 5:37 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 29 June 2020
Hannah-Jones’ words matter. They are the same words that may well emanate from our children’s lips if we do not take our institutions back.
By Ben Weingarten JUNE 26, 2020
How would you feel if the person teaching your children American history argued that “the white race” — or any race ...Read More...
Posted on 06/29/2020 8:36 AM by Bobbie Patray
Wednesday, 3 June 2020
Jun 1, 2020 by The Federalist Papers
A Pennsylvania school board has blocked the use of a proposed textbook after one school board member led the charge against the book on the grounds that it was nothing more than liberal “indoctrination.”
The West York Area school board ...Read More...
Posted on 06/03/2020 11:44 AM by Bobbie Patray
Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Todd Starnes Posted: Feb 24, 2020 8:26 AM
I warned Americans in my new book, "Culture Jihad: How to Stop the Left From Killing a Nation," that our public school classrooms have been overrun by radical propagandists.
The latest example is from Loch Raven High School in Maryland.
A teacher ...Read More...
Posted on 02/25/2020 5:31 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 24 February 2020
February 21, 2020 Chris Butler
Tennessee officials could provide more information concerning how they approve textbooks and instructional materials in the state’s public schools, according to a new report from the state Comptroller’s Office.
But that’s only one of the report’s findings.
The ...Read More...
Posted on 02/24/2020 5:49 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 13 February 2020
By Marta W. Aldrich 12 February 2020
Lawmakers who oversee the spending of Tennessee taxpayer money blasted the Department of Education Wednesday for its handling of a no-bid contract with ClassWallet, hired for $1.25 million a year to manage the state’s upcoming voucher program.
Commissioner ...Read More...
Posted on 02/13/2020 6:33 AM by Bobbie Patray
Tuesday, 14 January 2020
By RICH LOWRY, January 3, 2020 6:30 AM
The dissenting historians are performing an important public service by making the dishonesty of The New York Times Magazine’s feature a matter of record.
The reviews of the 1619 Project are in.
It is “a very unbalanced, one-sided account.” It ...Read More...
Posted on 01/14/2020 5:06 AM by Bobbie Patray
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
BY RICK MORAN DECEMBER 3, 2019
Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) is an achievement test given to 15-year-olds in 79 countries around the world. The world rankings released today should be worrisome for parents, teachers, and school districts around the country.
Despite hundreds ...Read More...
Posted on 12/11/2019 7:09 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 11 November 2019
By MICHELLE MALKIN September 4, 2019 6:30 AM
We do not need the federal government partnering with Google to red-flag citizens.
No, no, no. H---, no! That’s my response to the latest trial balloon floated by the White House to join with Silicon Valley on a creepy program monitoring ...Read More...
Posted on 11/11/2019 6:37 AM by Bobbie Patray
Friday, 8 November 2019
By BETSY MCCAUGHEY, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21 2019
President Donald Trump told a rally last week: "We are all Americans. We all share the same home. We all share the same heart." He cautioned that "the radical Democrats are trying to tear this country apart" with their divisive identity politics.
Warning ...Read More...
Posted on 11/08/2019 8:25 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 4 November 2019
By: Alex Newman Published : October 14, 2019
School lessons teaching vitriolic hatred of America, Christianity, the traditional family, individual liberty, and more are spreading across the country like a deadly cancer. And like cancer, the result will be suffering and death — in particular, ...Read More...
Posted on 11/04/2019 6:25 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 31 October 2019
By Everett Piper - - Saturday, October 19, 2019
In a recent Washington Times column, titled “Is San Francisco the future of America?,” Lee Edwards, distinguished fellow at the B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics at The Heritage Foundation, asked, “What has ...Read More...
Posted on 10/31/2019 2:10 PM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 21 October 2019
Workshop warns against maintaining 'white language supremacy'
Published October 20, 2019 at 1:10pm
A public university that warned faculty against propping up white supremacy now is hosting workshops to persuade professors not to grade based on merit.
The College Fix reports such ...Read More...
Posted on 10/21/2019 7:27 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 1 July 2019
Students attending K-12 public schools in Tennessee are struggling to perform above average on national standardized tests. Partially adopted in 2010 and fully implemented by the 2013-14 school year, Common Core State Standards (CCSS) failed to produce the academic results expected. The Tennessee ...Read More...
Posted on 07/01/2019 12:09 PM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 3 June 2019
The man behind the new plan to assign adversity scores to every student who takes the SAT is the same person who championed the controversial Common Core K-12 curriculum standards that remain a point of contention among parents, teachers and political leaders in many states.
David Coleman, president ...Read More...
Posted on 06/03/2019 8:33 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 3 June 2019
In the 1992 movie A Few Good Men, there is a courtroom scene where the prosecuting attorney (played by Tom Cruise) tells the defendant Marine officer Nathan Jessup (played by Jack Nicholson) that he wants the truth. To that, Jessup shouts back, “You can’t handle the truth.”
What brings that to mind ...Read More...
Posted on 06/03/2019 8:32 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 3 June 2019
The answer is no.
As I argue in today’s Martin Center article, the College Board has decided to side with the “progressives” and further undermine the defense of assessing people on their individual capabilities and achievements rather than supposed group disadvantages. The “adversity score” idea ...Read More...
Posted on 06/03/2019 8:29 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 3 June 2019
It would be nice to think that high school students can get into a good university based on their abilities or talents, but a proposed change to the SAT shows how the concept of meritocracy has been turned into a sham.
The College Board, according to The Wall Street Journal, will now assign an “adversity ...Read More...
Posted on 06/03/2019 8:27 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 20 May 2019
One Sullivan County School Board member is opposing the body’s planned adoption tonight of a social studies textbook that says the God of Christianity is the same as Islam’s Allah, while CAIR is calling on Muslims to pack the board room.
Jane Thomas told the Kingsport Times-News that the seventh-grade ...Read More...
Posted on 05/20/2019 10:58 AM by Bobbie Patray