Lion Staff Report

Our reporting covers a wide range of issues facing American families and culture, especially related to the education of children and youth.

The Lion 2022 review: Christian education grows, school choice expands, parents fight for their rights

As Christian education continued to soar last year, public education stumbled to its feet after its paralyzing pandemic response led to historic declines in attendance and academic performance. Read More

January 9, 2023
Public Education
School board contemplates filing defamation lawsuit against trustee candidate on election night

A Nevada school board considered legal action against a board candidate on election night in response to his criticism of district officials. Brian Gale was running to be… Read More

November 17, 2022
Public Education
Conservatives sweep Kansas State Board of Education races

Kansans voted overwhelmingly last Tuesday for parental rights and curriculum accountability in schools, in helping conservatives win all five of the open Kansas State Board of Education seats. Read More

November 14, 2022
Public Education
The Kansas State Board of Education recommends ‘retiring’ Indian mascots in K-12 schools ASAP

The Kansas State Board of Education has formally recommended K-12 schools in the state eliminate Native American mascots “as soon as possible.” Only one board member voted against… Read More

November 11, 2022
Public Education
Shooting at Seattle high school leaves one student dead, suspect in custody

A student died after a shooting at a North Seattle high school Tuesday morning. A suspect was arrested on a city bus an hour after the incident,… Read More

November 8, 2022