Frances Floresca

Frances Floresca is a freelance reporter and educational policy analyst.

Culture
National Civics Bee gets multimillion-dollar boost from charitable foundation

After civic scores declined for the first time in over 25 years, a charitable foundation determined to grant a new national civics initiative $4.5 million to help address the crisis. Read More

October 6, 2023
Public Education
Arizona school district’s new PE resources produced by woke publishers, emphasize inclusivity and gender identity

An Arizona parental rights group learned its local school district approved two physical education resources, published by organizations advocating for leftist gender and racial ideology. Scottsdale Unites for Educational Integrity… Read More

October 3, 2023
Public Education
Parental rights advocates, church leaders urge board to repeal school transgender policy in Nevada school district

A Nevada school board meeting got heated as parental rights advocates and church leaders urged its members to repeal a policy created in 2018 for “students… Read More

September 29, 2023
Public Education
Utah’s top education officials condemn transgender bathrooms as ‘psychologically abusive,’ join with parents at local school board meeting

A Utah school district meeting was a hub for controversy when concerned parents and state officials joined forces to protest a transgender student using the girls’ bathroom. Last month, Rob… Read More

September 27, 2023
Public Education
Moms for Liberty offers new toolkit on how to win school board elections 

Over half of school board candidates endorsed by Moms for Liberty won their elections around the country in 2022. Now, the parental rights organization is releasing a school board campaign… Read More

September 25, 2023