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The CDC’s Guidelines for Back-to-School Under COVID Sound Traumatizing

The CDC’s Guidelines for Back-to-School Under COVID Sound Traumatizing

BY KERRY MCDONALD When schools reopen in the US amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, they will be even more restrictive than they already were. Schools have long controlled students’ movements and imposed constraints on where they can go, when, and with whom. With virus concerns, those controls will increase in quantity and intensity. NPR recently proclaimed that “disruption from the pandemic […]

Ventura County Office of Education Statement on Potential Early Reopening of School Campuses

Ventura County Office of Education Statement on Potential Early Reopening of School Campuses

The California Department of Education today announced it is studying options for reopening school campuses after Governor Newsom suggested they could open as early as July or August. Many questions remain about the safety, fiscal and labor implications of reopening campuses before the traditional start of the next school year. For now, there has been […]

Retail, manufacturing will be among first to reopen when California alters stay-at-home order

Retail, manufacturing will be among first to reopen when California alters stay-at-home order

BY SOPHIA BOLLAG Retail establishments, manufacturers, offices that can’t operate remotely and public spaces will be in the first wave of workplaces to reopen in California, but the state isn’t yet ready to make that move, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday. “We believe we are weeks, not months away from making meaningful modifications,” Newsom said, […]

California School Choice Townhall features five speakers

California School Choice Townhall features five speakers

By Michael Hernandez  GLENDALE—The California School Choice Townhall on Saturday, Jan. 25th at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital featured five speakers celebrating National School Choice Week (last week of January) raising awareness of the different K-12 education options available to children and families.  A program on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the same place will again focus […]

Commentary | The faux nonprofit prophets

Commentary | The faux nonprofit prophets

.. . . By Larry Sand . Among the many vapid rallying cries in the 2019 presidential follies is the one that stresses the importance of eliminating for-profit charter schools. In October, Elizabeth Warren released her education plan that proposed eliminating them, and using the IRS to investigate existing schools that may “actually serve for-profit interests.” […]

The future of sex ed has arrived. Is America ready?

The future of sex ed has arrived. Is America ready?

  . By Stephen Frank,  California Political News and Views Are you ready for your elementary school children to get a diploma in English, math, art, science and sex?  How about sex being a part of the curriculum in every class—history, the sex lives of national leaders.  Math, how many sperm are released by men?  Art—can […]

Grinch: School Says Student Performance of “Joy to the World” Not Acceptable, Then Backtracks

Grinch: School Says Student Performance of “Joy to the World” Not Acceptable, Then Backtracks

Sacramento, CA—A school in Northern California has reversed course after initially declaring “Joy to the World” unacceptable for a student piano performance.    The Benzel family reached out to Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) after their 13-year-old daughter Brooklyn’s musical choice was rejected by her Education Specialist at South Sutter Charter School. The reason? The specialist, […]

Parents In Southern California Demand School Board Declare District a Sanctuary Community For Parental Rights

Parents In Southern California Demand School Board Declare District a Sanctuary Community For Parental Rights

By Michelle Mears, “If there is risk to vaccines, then there must a choice.” Hundreds of residents in a Southern California community swarmed a school board meeting Thursday night to speak out about the loss of parental rights in schools. Anxious parents, many with children in tow, students, pastors and doctors demanded the Murrieta Unified School […]

Conejo Valley Unified School District touts Post-Secondary Program; Board reflects on last year events

Conejo Valley Unified School District touts Post-Secondary Program; Board reflects on last year events

By Michael Hernandez THOUSAND OAKS—Dr. Lisa Miller, Conejo Valley Unified School District Assistant Superintendent Student Services touted the Post-Secondary Program offered to 36 students (18-22 years old) in three self-contained classrooms at the Conejo Valley Adult School campus.  The Post-Secondary Program provides academic instruction for special education students in transition from high school to adult […]

7-Year-Old Whose Mother Tried To Transition Him To A Girl Reportedly Attends School As A Boy

7-Year-Old Whose Mother Tried To Transition Him To A Girl Reportedly Attends School As A Boy

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter . A 7-year-old boy whose mother attempted to transition him to a girl reportedly attended school as a boy Monday. A judge ruled Oct. 24 that parents Anne Georgulas and Jeff Younger have joint custody over their son James Younger and that the father has a say in whether […]

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