Louise Secker

Louise Secker is a staff writer for The Lion. She has worked in nonprofit fundraising and marketing for more than 20 years and served on a number of boards and committees related to health,…

Public Education
Georgia creates Civics Education Commission to improve K-12 civics curriculum

Proclaiming October “Civics Awareness Month” in Georgia, Gov. Brian Kemp announced the members of the newly created Georgia Commision on Civics Education. The group is… Read More

October 21, 2022
Christian Schools
Christian school leaders continue to report surging enrollments

Enrollment in Christian schools is surging nationwide, a new study shows. Nearly 80% of Christian school leaders report their schools have grown “somewhat” or “significantly”… Read More

October 14, 2022
Christian Schools, Public Education
Christian ed group joins suit against Biden admin’s Title IX expansion some say threatens fairness in girls’ sports

One of the nation’s largest Christian education associations will be allowed to intervene in a lawsuit challenging the Biden Administration’s attempt to expand Title IX protections. Last week,… Read More

September 28, 2022
Florida public school teachers who left for private education happy they did so

Florida teachers who left public education for private report they are happier, freer and more morally aligned in their new roles, according to a recent survey.  The… Read More

September 27, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Virginia rally against “racist and divisive ideologies” to include prominent speakers and local stakeholders

Three Loudon County, Virginia parent advocacy groups will host a rally on Tuesday to demand “an end to the racist and divisive ideologies” in public education.  … Read More

September 9, 2022