Culture
Culture, Public Education
‘Insanity,’ ‘dangerous’: New puberty guidebook for ages 9-13 promotes gender fluidity

The American Academy of Pediatrics published a new puberty guide last month that explicitly normalizes transgender notions – including that “girls” can have erections. “You-ology: A… Read More

May 2, 2022
Culture
She’s a mom, Sunday school teacher – and prominent religious freedom attorney

(Religion Unplugged) – As the Fairfax Church of Christ stood to sing “From The Inside Out” on a recent Sunday, Lori Windham stepped forward to interpret the… Read More

May 2, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Satanic Temple sues elementary school for not allowing after-school Satan club

(Religion Unplugged) – The Satanic Temple has filed a civil lawsuit against a Pennsylvania elementary school after the school turned down a request to form an after-school Satan Club. Read More

May 2, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Can a high school coach pray at the 50-yard line? 5 key takeaways from high court arguments

(Religion Unplugged) – The case of Joseph Kennedy, a Bremerton, Washington, high school football coach who wants to kneel and pray at the 50-yard line, made it to… Read More

May 2, 2022
Culture
Unanimous U.S. Supreme Court delivers huge win for religious expression and free speech

The religious in America are no longer second-class citizens in the public square.  That’s the impact of a remarkable unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruling… Read More

May 2, 2022
Culture, Homeschools
A historic surge in homeschooling continues despite the return of in-person learning

The COVID-19 pandemic “ushered in what may be the most rapid rise in homeschooling the U.S. has ever seen,” according to a recent data analysis by… Read More

May 2, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Parents suing school after children were encouraged to explore their gender identity and keep it from their parents

Four Massachusetts parents claim middle school staff encouraged their children to make a gender transition and keep it from their parents. The suit… Read More

April 29, 2022
Christian Schools, Culture
This week in Christian education

Tri-Christian Academy soars to robotics national championship – This North Carolina Christian school placed first in its regional robotics competition. Now it’s off to face national competitors. Read… Read More

April 29, 2022
Culture, Legislation
Kansas House fails to override Democrat Gov. Laura Kelly’s vetoes of bills for fairness in women’s sports and parents’ rights

The Kansas House failed Thursday to override the governor’s veto of a bill protecting women’s sports and another establishing a parents’ bill of rights. The state… Read More

April 28, 2022
Culture
Florida recommends against Biden administration guidance on gender modification

(The Center Square) – The Florida Department of Public Health has issued a guidance in response and opposition to guidance released by the Biden administration related to gender modification treatment… Read More

April 28, 2022
Culture
High school football coach who prayed at midfield gets warm reception from some justices

Paul Clement argues on behalf of former high school football coach Joseph Kennedy. (Art Lien) (SCOTUSblog) – During nearly two hours of oral argument on Monday, a majority of… Read More

April 26, 2022
Culture, Legislation, Public Education
Parents, local education officials push back against Illinois’ public school policies

Shannon Adcock, Awake IL President, at the State Board of Education meeting on April 20 (via twitter). (The Center Square) – In what could be a top… Read More

April 25, 2022
Culture
In the case of the praying football coach, both sides invoke religious freedom

(SCOTUSblog) – Joseph Kennedy had never coached football when Bremerton High School, a public school near Seattle, Washington, hired him in 2008. He was too small to play in high… Read More

April 25, 2022
Culture
Will more Americans turn agnostic on the gospel of Disney?

(Religion Unplugged) – Mickey Mouse finds himself squarely in the crosshairs of the culture wars and the dangerous position may cause more Americans to abandon faith in Disney. Read More

April 25, 2022
Culture
Parents’ Bill of Rights proposed by North Carolina policy group

(The Center Square) – A North Carolina think tank is proposing a Parents’ Bill of Rights to give parents more authority in their children’s education. The proposal, released… Read More

April 21, 2022
Culture
‘After School Satan Club’ soundly rejected by Pennsylvania district, but court battle may lie ahead

Parents show up in full force to a district board meeting about the After School Satan Club. A proposed “After School Satan Club” was overwhelmingly rejected… Read More

April 21, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Parents question continued masking in Hawaii schools

(The Center Square) – A decision by the interim superintendent for the Hawaii State Department of Education to continue masking in Hawaii schools until the end of the year… Read More

April 21, 2022
Culture, Legislation
Independent Women’s Forum launches Education Freedom Center

Virginia “Ginny” Gentles (2nd from left), with other school choice advocates celebrating the new center (via Twitter). The respected Independent Women’s Forum has launched a… Read More

April 21, 2022
Culture
Masterson vows override efforts on Kansas Parents’ Bill of Rights, fairness

(The Sentinel) – Senate President Ty Masterson criticized Gov. Laura Kelly’s vetoes of the Parents’ Bill of Rights, Fairness in Women’s Sports Act, and a bill requiring able-bodied adults without… Read More

April 19, 2022
Culture
Gov. DeSantis signs $70 million measure to support fathers

(The Center Square) – Gov. Ron DeSantis signed bipartisan legislation that will provide $70 million in funding to support fathers in the state through mentorship and other educational programs. HB… Read More

April 19, 2022