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Texas county votes to restrict sexually explicit content for children within local libraries

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Commissioners of a Texas county voted Tuesday to restrict children’s access to sexually explicit content within several local libraries after community pushback, according to the… Read More

July 13, 2023
Legislation
NC House’s veto override challenges on gender transitions, girls’ sports still expected, but on hold

(The Center Square) – Veto override votes in the North Carolina House of Representatives are expected next week at the earliest. None were taken Wednesday when it was thought a… Read More

July 13, 2023
Public Education
Children’s hospital agreed to pay employee to give ‘drag performance’ to school kids

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A Chicago children’s hospital agreed to pay one of its employees to give a drag performance at a public school event for students, according to… Read More

July 13, 2023
Legislation
Wisconsin Republicans reintroduce Save Women’s Sports Act

(The Center Square) – Republican lawmakers at the Wisconsin are trying again with a plan to keep individuals born biological males from playing girls’ sports. Rep. Barb Dittrich, R-Oconomowoc, and… Read More

July 13, 2023
Legislation
Iowa legislators pass second-round-bill to ban abortions

(The Center Square) – Iowa legislators, in a special session Tuesday, again passed a bill to forbid doctors from performing an abortion once the doctor detects the unborn child’s cardiac… Read More

July 13, 2023
Public Education
Indiana assessment scores show schools ‘have more work to do’

(The Center Square) – Results from this year’s educational assessment tests for Indiana elementary and middle school students show mixed results as children continue their learning recovery as the state… Read More

July 13, 2023
Public Education
‘Evidence of backsliding’: Students’ math and reading scores aren’t bouncing back from school closures

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Students’ academic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled despite efforts to make up for the learning loss, according to a Tuesday report. Students on… Read More

July 12, 2023
Public Education
Support for school choice shot up following COVID-19 pandemic, poll reveals

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Voter support for school choice programs jumped 7% since before the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a Tuesday RealClear Opinion Research poll. At least 71% of… Read More

July 12, 2023
Legislation
Democratic representative’s move could prompt school choice passage in Georgia

(The Center Square) – Could a state lawmaker’s jump from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party lead to the passage of school choice in Georgia? Rep. Mesha Mainor of… Read More

July 12, 2023
Courts
Notre Dame professor sues student newspaper for covering her abortion promotion

(The Daily Signal) – A pro-abortion Notre Dame professor is suing the student newspaper that reported on her inflammatory abortion remarks, claiming that the reporting… Read More

July 12, 2023
Public Education
State group leaves library association over ‘Marxist lesbian’ president

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The Montana State Library (MSL) Commission voted Tuesday to leave the largest national library association in the country over concerns about its “Marxist lesbian” president. Read More

July 12, 2023
Public Education
Local Kansas school board member says shady attempt to alter ethics policy was behind his loss of temper

(The Sentinel) – Disagreement over an attempt to remove conflict of interest language from district ethics policy prompted an Olathe, Kansas Board of Education member to storm out of a… Read More

July 12, 2023
Public Education
Evidence-Based Grading: Another attempt to obscure poor performance?

(The Sentinel) – The Shawnee Mission School District near Kansas City will unveil the concept of “Evidence-Based Grading” (EBG) in the upcoming school year, fueling the conversation about how best… Read More

July 12, 2023
Public Education
Clinton-appointed judge blocks school district from keeping boys out of girl’s bathrooms

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A judge appointed by President Bill Clinton blocked a Wisconsin school district Thursday from enforcing a policy that keeps boys from using the girl’s bathroom,… Read More

July 11, 2023
Legislation
Georgia’s school choice tax credit could save the state millions, audit reveals

(The Center Square) – Georgia’s Qualified Education Expense Tax Credit could save the state and local school districts millions of dollars in expenses. However, the Georgia Department of Audits &… Read More

July 11, 2023
Public Education
Ninety approved for South Dakota Teacher Apprenticeship Pathway

(The Center Square) – A pilot program designed to help address South Dakota’s teacher shortage launches with over 90 participants in the upcoming 2023-2024 school year, Gov. Kristi Noem said… Read More

July 11, 2023
Legislation
Indiana school choice program sees largest growth in years

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – During the 2022-2023 school year, Indiana’s school choice program recorded its largest growth since the 2014-2015 academic year, according to a recent analysis by the… Read More

July 11, 2023
Opinion
UN report castigates religion for stymieing the sexual orientation-gender identity agenda

(The Daily Signal) – Victor Madrigal-Borloz, the United Nations’ independent “expert” on sexual orientation and gender identity, capped off â€śPride Month” in June with his annual report to the Human Rights Council. Read More

July 11, 2023
Public Education
Nation’s largest school district recommends book about transgender child for students in grades 3-5

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The nation’s largest school district recommended a book about a transgender child for elementary students to read over the summer. “I… Read More

July 11, 2023
Courts
SCOTUS decision will have little effect on Kansas college admissions

(The Sentinel) – A Supreme Court decision in late June will have little effect on college admissions in Kansas according to the Kansas Board of Regents. On June 27, 2023,… Read More

July 10, 2023