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,…

Culture, Public Education
Pennsylvania legislators to introduce bill prohibiting teaching gender and sexuality in elementary school

Two Pennsylvania state senators will introduce a bill to restrict teaching on gender identity and sexual orientation in Pennsylvania schools.  The bill is a response to concerns… Read More

June 14, 2022
Public Education
Missouri attorney general subpoenas seven school districts over invasive student surveys

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt subpoenaed seven school districts over highly controversial, possibly illegal student surveys.   The subpoenas, issued on Wednesday as part of an… Read More

June 9, 2022
Public Education
Parents protest public school district’s woke agenda: Private schools ‘spend less with better results’

Strict masking policies may have first caught their attention, but now alert parents in one Missouri school district are protesting divisive, even partisan “equity” curriculum, test questions and… Read More

May 20, 2022
Christian Schools
Viewpoint diversity, so rare at other universities, is par for the course at Pepperdine’s School of Public Policy

Many college graduates say they were basically forced to regurgitate their professors’ political views in essays and tests. Not at Pepperdine University. “We have… Read More

May 10, 2022
Christian Schools, Legislation
Wyoming nonprofit works to provide parents educational choices and strengthen private schools

Wyoming State Rep. Sue Wilson, appearing in an interview on PBS. The state of Wyoming ranks last in the U.S. for school choice, with 95% of… Read More

April 29, 2022