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.

Texas House Committee report previews special session on education

A legislative committee released recommendations for improving education in Texas in anticipation of special session on school choice. The House Select Committee on Educational Opportunity and Enrichment was commissioned in… Read More

August 18, 2023
Public Education
Why does America have school choice deserts despite the policy’s popularity? (The geography of school choice: Part I)

Never in America’s history has school choice been so popular or had so much momentum. However, school choice deserts remain, particularly in the West. While states like Florida and Iowa… Read More

August 17, 2023
North Carolina enacts laws to protect women and children from gender ideology after successful veto overrides

The North Carolina General Assembly overrode six vetoes from Gov. Roy Cooper, enacting laws promising to protect women and children from radical gender ideology. Cooper, a Democrat, has already been… Read More

August 17, 2023
Public Education
Virginia school district approves putting Brave Books in school libraries

A Virginia school board has officially accepted the donation of conservative children’s books for school libraries. The board of Spotsylvania County Public Schools (SCPS) approved a… Read More

August 16, 2023
Baylor University receives religious exemption on Title IX from U.S. Department of Education

A Christian university formally received a Title IX exemption allowing the school to uphold its religious beliefs on sexuality. Over the weekend, Baylor University was approved for a Title IX… Read More

August 14, 2023