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It’s Time To End Government-Run Schooling

It’s Time To End Government-Run Schooling

by Larry Sand The National Center for Education Statistics recently published K-12 enrollment data for the 2020–21 school year, and it showed a 3% drop – about 1.5 million kids from the previous year. With a total k–12 enrollment of about 51 million students in the U.S., that equates to a loss of 1.5 million children. The […]

Is The Current School Board Culture War Really That Different From The Past, Or Are We Just Paying More Attention?

Is The Current School Board Culture War Really That Different From The Past, Or Are We Just Paying More Attention?

Kendall Tietz Parents across the U.S. have spoken out against ideology and curricula they don’t agree with, often in viral moments caught on video criticizing school boards’ decisions on masks, COVID-19 vaccine mandates, reopening and critical race theory. “When something happens where people feel like they can no longer control what’s going on in their […]

California Parents Are Pulling Children From Public Schools

California Parents Are Pulling Children From Public Schools

BY TYLER DURDEN | ZeroHedge Authored by Vanessa Serna via The Epoch Times, Faced with contentious changes within the public school sector—including the introduction of ethnic studies in some districts—some California parents are searching for alternative options. “I don’t want my daughter exposed to any type of sex education at any grade level, and I don’t want her […]

Poll: California parents sour on public schools after pandemic

Poll: California parents sour on public schools after pandemic

By Cole Lauterbach  | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – More than a year of remote-only learning has left a bad impression on voters, many of which are parents of California public school students. The results of a poll released Wednesday by the California Policy Center, a free-market think tank, show opinions of public schools staying […]

Coalition sues to stop discrimination against Asian students at nation’s top public school

Coalition sues to stop discrimination against Asian students at nation’s top public school

A coalition of parents, students, alumni, staff, and community members filed a lawsuit today challenging the admissions process changes for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJ) that specifically aim to reduce the number of Asian-American students enrolled. Until this year, admission to TJ was race-blind and merit-based; requirements included a standardized test, […]

Monopoly Games

Monopoly Games

    By Larry Sand With a Biden presidency looming, charter schools are once again under attack. “I remember seeing a bumper sticker when the telephone company was all one…and it said ‘We don’t care. We don’t have to.’ And that’s what a monopoly is. That’s what IBM was in their day. And that’s certainly […]

Schools for Scandal

Schools for Scandal

  By Larry Sand As shown by the 2019 NAEP, most of our students are being badly shortchanged. The latest bad education news comes to us courtesy of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). The most recent exam was administered to high school seniors in early 2019, a full year before the COVID-19 lockdowns. […]

POLITICS | Joe Biden pushes child transgender choice; Puberty blockers and sex changes pushed in public schools

POLITICS | Joe Biden pushes child transgender choice; Puberty blockers and sex changes pushed in public schools

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON, D.C.—”Let’s be clear. Transgender equality is the civil rights issue of our time. There is no reason for compromise when it comes to basic human rights,” said Joe Biden on a Jan. 25, 2020 tweet and repeated again to a mom (during his Oct. 15 ABC Townhall) who wanted her eight-year […]

Public Schools Across Country Promote Black Lives Matter, Organize Protests

Public Schools Across Country Promote Black Lives Matter, Organize Protests

PETER HASSON Editor Public schools across America have endorsed the Black Lives Matter movement.  Black Lives Matter has been linked to 91% of riots across America over three months, one study found.  Buffalo Public Schools incorporated Black Lives Matter into its elementary school curriculum.  Some public schools organized their own Black Lives Matter protests and […]

Los Angeles, San Diego Public Schools Will Be Online This Fall

Los Angeles, San Diego Public Schools Will Be Online This Fall

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter . Public schooling in San Diego and Los Angeles will all be conducted online this fall, the school districts announced Monday. The Los Angeles and San Diego unified school districts enroll 825,000 students, the New York Times reports, but these students will not be attending classes in person this fall […]

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