Frances Floresca

Frances Floresca is a freelance reporter and educational policy analyst.

Culture
Idaho library director stands by decision to keep objectionable books on shelf

The director of a library in Idaho is standing by her decision to keep “sexually explicit” books on the shelves, according to a report. Details of Garden Valley District Library… Read More

September 21, 2023
Public Education
Nevada school board defies parents’ wishes, approves ‘sex positive kink friendly’ counselor to sex ed advisory committee

A school board meeting in Nevada got heated Thursday during the approval of members to the school district’s Sex Education Advisory Committee. During its July meeting,… Read More

September 19, 2023
Public Education
Teacher ‘sickout strike’ illegal, says judge who ordered it to end; union appeals to Nevada Supreme Court

A Nevada judge issued Clark County School District (CCSD) a court order Wednesday against teachers’ union educators holding a “sickout strike,” where healthy teachers call in sick, which the judge… Read More

September 15, 2023
Public Education
Parent notification not required as LA schools offer ‘Rainbow Club’ for students as young as 4

The Los Angeles Unified School District is offering an LGBT “Rainbow Club” for elementary students as young as 4, according to a flier shared online. Houman David Hemmati… Read More

September 14, 2023
Culture
Video: California mayor spanked by drag queen at fundraiser for Democrats

A California mayor who supports controversial LGBT content in schools was spanked by a drag queen at a Democratic fundraiser, according to a video circulating on social media. Konstantine Anthony,… Read More

September 12, 2023