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Public Education
Minnesota approves CRT-inspired ethnic studies standards for kindergarteners

A Minnesota judge has approved the stateā€™s updated and critical race theory-infused ethnic studies curriculum ā€“ with one minor change. As part of a routine update to social studies curriculum,… Read More

February 5, 2024
Public Education
Portland teachersā€™ union prepares to strike, wants CRT professional development and universal pre-K

An Oregon teachersā€™ union is currently preparing to strike after the school district refused to meet its demands critics say are outrageous. Despite… Read More

October 12, 2023
Public Education
Under investigation: Boston University lent $600K to CRT prof for ā€˜problemā€™ mortgage

Boston University loaned $600,000 to an unnamed professor at its financially troubled Center for Antiracist Research (CAR), an ongoing investigation has revealed. Subsequently, documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon… Read More

October 10, 2023
Public Education
Miami of Ohio cuts gender studies, CRT majors, citing low enrollment

Miami University of Ohio has announced itā€™s cutting a number of low enrollment majors, including women, gender and sexuality studies and race and ethnic studies. The announcement comes as the… Read More

October 2, 2023
New education bills would block CRT, support parents

(The Center Square) ā€“ A new trio of House education bills would push back on Critical Race Theory and federal rules in local public schools, the latest in an ongoing… Read More

September 5, 2023
Senators introduce bill to block taxpayer dollars for CRT at Department of Education

(The Center Square) ā€“ U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., reintroduced the Protect Equality and Civics Education (PEACE) Act, a bill that would block tax dollars from… Read More

July 31, 2023
Public Education
Education hotline allegedly catches CRT in Arizona schools, violating state law

(The Center Square) ā€“ Since Department of Education Superintendent Tom Horne introduced the Empower School Hotline in March, the department has received calls and emails reporting critical race… Read More

June 12, 2023
DeSantis signs ban on diversity, CRT at state’s colleges and universities

(The Center Square) ā€“ Gov. Ron DeSantis signed into law three pieces of legislation on Monday including one that bans the expenditure of taxpayer funds on critical race theory, along… Read More

May 16, 2023
Public Education
Students fail history and civics in latest national report card. CRT ā€˜civics crusadersā€™ blamed

Test scores for 8th graders on civics and history declined according to the test known as the Nationā€™s Report Card or NAEP, released Wednesday. It was the first… Read More

May 4, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Louisiana State Legislature considers auditing DEI and CRT programs

Louisiana lawmakers are reexamining progressive programs in the stateā€™s educational institutions, including content related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) and Critical Race Theory (CRT). Rep. Valarie Hodges,… Read More

April 19, 2023