Jillian Schneider

Jillian Schneider is a Staff Writer for The Lion. Her work has also appeared on RealClearEducation, The Federalist, The Heartlander, Acton Institute PowerBlog, and ZuMedia.

Culture
Kirk Cameron is modern-day Mister Rogers in new faith-based children’s show

Famous Christian actor Kirk Cameron is launching a new TV show for kids that offers wholesome content parents can trust. Cameron explained that the purpose of his new children’s program… Read More

June 14, 2024
Public Education
Science of reading produces ‘remarkable progress’ in early literacy, new Alaska data shows

Evidence-based reading instruction is boosting Alaska’s K-3 test scores, new data reveals. Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced the success of the Alaska Reads Act, citing large increases in reading proficiency. “I’m… Read More

June 14, 2024
Public Education
Milwaukee Public School’s financial crisis in spiraling out of control

The education funding scandal in Milwaukee has worsened as those in charge appear to be passing the buck. Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) is under fire for failing to submit important… Read More

June 13, 2024
Public Education
South Carolina Ed Department affirms commitment to African American studies after canceling pilot program

South Carolina is facing criticism for rolling back its AP African American Studies course – but the backlash is severely exaggerated. In a June 4 letter… Read More

June 13, 2024
Public Education
Rapper Jay-Z supports school choice in Philadelphia, draws backlash from Dems

Famed rapper Jay-Z is under fire from the left for supporting school choice for low-income families. Jay-Z’s entertainment company, Roc Nation, recently announced its intention to distribute $300 million in… Read More

June 12, 2024