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How Far Can the Left Go? Fighting Political Partisanship in Higher Education

How Far Can the Left Go? Fighting Political Partisanship in Higher Education

Pete Peterson is the dean of Pepperdine University’s School of Public Policy. Prior to this, he served as the executive director of the Davenport Institute for Public Engagement and Civic Leadership at Pepperdine. A self-described “think-and-do-tank”, the Institute’s mission is to support and promote greater civic participation in policymaking through training, consulting, and grant making. […]

End the Education Fights: Time for a Divorce

End the Education Fights: Time for a Divorce

, , By Thomas L. Knapp Students at Mount Horeb Primary Center in Wisconsin were scheduled to read the book I Am Jazz, by teen transgender celebrity Jazz Jennings, in late November, the idea being to acquaint the student body — which includes a trans girl — with the basics of gender identity. The reading […]

Moral Values That Underlie Opposition to Government Unions

Moral Values That Underlie Opposition to Government Unions

By Ed Ring Often missing from entirely legitimate criticism of government unions is an accompanying explanation of the moral values that underlie the criticism. Last month we published a post entitled “Deceptive and Misleading Claims – How Government Unions Fool the Public,” which listed ten myths that government unions use repeatedly in their propaganda campaigns. […]

Physical education settlement gives slacking CA schools a workout

Physical education settlement gives slacking CA schools a workout

Faced with an embarrassing lawsuit over physical education requirements, California schools have opted to settle with the Golden State parent spearheading the case. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com Marc Babin, who created an organization called Cal200 to further his aims, sued California in 2013 to enforce the state law governing time spent in public school […]

School Choice: Free the Students/Free the Parents for Quality Education

School Choice: Free the Students/Free the Parents for Quality Education
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