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CA Dept of Ed to include GENDER in their framework – DEADLINE: 1-11-19

CA Dept of Ed to include GENDER in their framework – DEADLINE: 1-11-19

INPUT NEEDED ON CALIFORNIA HEALTH FRAMEWORK DRAFT DEADLINE – January 11, 2019 The California Department of Education is asking for OUR input on the Health Framework Draft. Input from California residents can be given from now until the DEADLINE – January 11, 2019. The document is up for adoption in May 2019. Educational Frameworks approved […]

Rematch coming of high-profile 2014 race for state superintendent of public instruction

Rematch coming of high-profile 2014 race for state superintendent of public instruction

by James Poulos The most expensive contest on the 2014 California ballot is set to return next year. “Marshall Tuck, who unsuccessfully challenged incumbent schools chief Tom Torlakson in a contentious 2014 race that became a proxy fight over a lawsuit on teacher job protections, will run again for state superintendent of public instruction,” the Sacramento Bee […]

Local education veteran Paul White responds to LA Times editorial on Betsy DeVos

Local education veteran Paul White responds to LA Times editorial on Betsy DeVos

By Paul White  . Have no fear about Betsy DeVos, little LA Times editorial board.   .  http://www.latimes.com/opinion/editorials/la-ed-betsy-devos-senate-confirmation-20170207-story.html  . Betsy DeVos at her worst will not be 1/10  as bad as the losers and incompetents who have destroyed LA public schools – individuals the Times has supported for decades:  Cortines, Brewer, Deazy, Eli Broad, et al.  […]

These Are The Two Republicans Who Voted Against DeVos

These Are The Two Republicans Who Voted Against DeVos

Two Republican senators voted against President Donald Trump’s secretary of education nominee Betsy DeVos Tuesday, forcing Vice President Mike Pence to cast a historic vote to break the tie to confirm her. Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski, of Alaska, and Susan Collins, of Maine, sided with every Democrat and two Independent senators to oppose DeVos. Pence […]

Why Are Republicans Backing Betsy DeVos?

Why Are Republicans Backing Betsy DeVos?

. By Thomas L. Knapp US president Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, faces a great deal of opposition to her confirmation. Most of that opposition comes from Democratic politicians and Democratic organizations. But if both parties stuck to their stated principles and goals, the Senate would vote 100-0 against her nomination. […]

Changing History

Changing History

    By Michael Greer The other morning, on Glenn Beck’s radio show, Glenn was talking about a young mother named Cassidy, who contacted him through his Facebook page to tell him.  She talked about her five year-old daughter being taught at school that the Pilgrims were the “first terrorists”. Glenn called Cassidy and asked […]

Obama to California Educrats: “I OWN You—You Will run Government Schools as I Want Them”

Obama to California Educrats: “I OWN You—You Will run Government Schools as I Want Them”

Viewpoint by Stephen Frank on 11/28/2013  You know the joke, your mother in law is in your new expensive car—going down a cliff—are you sorry or happy?  In this real world instance the corrupt Obama Administration is telling the corrupt Educrats running California government schools that he is in charge of curriculum and testing—and Sacramento has already turned […]