Public Education
Culture, Public Education
In settlement, siblings allowed to return to Florida school after it forced them to transfer ‘to spite the mother’

A Florida school district will amend its student reassignment policy to include an appeal procedure as part of the negotiated settlement from a lawsuit brought by the parents of… Read More

September 27, 2022
Public Education
TransTape, chest binders and packers: The ‚Äėgender-affirming‚Äô gear public schools are stocking up on

(Daily Caller) ‚Äď In a push to create a ‚Äúsafer and more inclusive‚ÄĚ environment, K-12 school districts are creating gender-affirming closets, giving students access to chest binders, stand-to-pee devices and… Read More

September 27, 2022
Public Education
Federal bill would let schools use unspent relief funds to combat fentanyl

(The Center Square) ‚Äď A bill introduced Monday by two Colorado congressmen would allow schools to use unspent COVID-19 relief funds to combat fentanyl. Under the¬†… Read More

September 27, 2022
Public Education
Pittsburgh schools to partner with nonprofit with ties to Obamas on student-led voting initiative

(The Center Square) ‚Äď Pittsburgh Public Schools is looking to partner with a nonprofit headed by high-level former Obama administration officials to implement a program created by former First Lady… Read More

September 27, 2022
Public Education
Blame flies among Minnesota government agencies over $250 million fraud scheme

(The Center Square) ‚Äď After taxpayers lost¬†$250 million¬†in what federal officials deemed ‚Äúthe largest pandemic fraud” in the nation, the government agencies involved are blaming each other. Read More

September 27, 2022
Public Education
Virginia’s high accreditation numbers don’t reflect huge learning losses, says Gov. Youngkin

(The Center Square) ‚Äď Although almost nine in 10 public schools in Virginia earned full accreditation with the state Board of Education, Gov. Glenn Youngkin is warning that those numbers… Read More

September 26, 2022
Public Education
Oregon Department of Education pays out tens of millions for severely under-enrolled Preschool Promise program

The Oregon Department of Education spent $90 million over the last two years in preschool grants even while the program was vastly under-enrolled, according to a report… Read More

September 26, 2022
Public Education
Woke politics, gender ideology frustrating Wisconsin parents

(The Center Square) ‚Äď Tim Michels says Wisconsin‚Äôs State of Education speech was more of a political stump speech than a report card on the state‚Äôs schools. Michels,… Read More

September 26, 2022
Culture, Public Education
US Military Educational Summit Pushed Gender Ideology Using A ‚ÄėGenderbread Person,‚Äô Report Finds

(Daily Caller) ‚Äď The U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity (DODEA) hosted an ‚ÄúEquity and Access‚ÄĚ summit in 2021 that featured presentations on gender ideology and anti-racism, according to a… Read More

Public Education
Republican lawmakers not expecting much from Wisconsin’s State of Education speech

(The Center Square) ‚Äď Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin haven‚Äôt been given a preview of the state superintendent‚Äôs State of Education speech, but they have some guesses as to what… Read More

September 23, 2022
Public Education
Teachers’ union resources discuss ‚Äėsadomasochism,‚Äô ‚Äėbondage,‚Äô and other sex acts

The National Education Association, the nation‚Äôs largest teachers union, as well as the Hilliard, Ohio branch, are under social media fire after it was revealed that resources from the union‚Äôs… Read More

September 23, 2022
Public Education
Ohio school board delays vote on resolution against Title IX changes for LBGTQ students

(The Center Square) ‚Äď After a meeting that lasted several hours, the Ohio Board of Education now plans to vote in October on an amendment that says biological sex is… Read More

September 23, 2022
Opinion, Public Education
NEA offers master class in Critical Race Theory without naming it

Despite repeated denials of supporting the teaching of Critical Race Theory in public schools, resources from America‚Äôs largest teachers‚Äô union suggest otherwise.¬† The agenda at the National… Read More

September 21, 2022
Public Education
Teachers’ union ad accuses politicians of trying to ‘whitewash’ history; critics say the ad uses race to divide

(The Center Square) ‚Äď The Washington Education Association (WEA) has been advertising a¬†petition¬†to support “honesty in education” by giving students “honest, updated lessons that reckon with our past.” Opponents… Read More

September 21, 2022
Public Education
Cost and demand for program unclear as Gov. Wolf feeds breakfast to Pennsylvania schools

(The Center Square) ‚Äď With some extra cash in the education budget, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf announced a program to expand universal breakfast programs for public and private school… Read More

September 21, 2022
Courts, Public Education
Iowa judge rules against parents’ request to block school district’s new transgender policy

A district judge has denied a request to block an Iowa school district from enforcing its new transgender policy.¬† The lawsuit was brought against the Linn-Mar School… Read More

September 21, 2022
Public Education
As Catholic schools await guidance, Omaha-area public schools take their own stances on gender identity, pronouns

The recently released, then postponed, gender identity guidance for the Catholic schools of the Omaha Archdiocese has brought attention to the divergent policies in other nearby school districts.¬†¬†… Read More

September 20, 2022
Public Education
Amid teacher shortage, 850 more unvaccinated New York City school workers fired, total nearing 2,000 

Hundreds of New York City school employees were just fired for failing to comply with an 11-month-old COVID-19 vaccine mandate.¬† The New York City Department of Education… Read More

September 20, 2022
Public Education
Hofmeister asks for $310 million for Oklahoma teacher pay raises

(The Center Square) ‚Äď State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister said she would ask the state’s education board for $310 million for teacher pay raises when they meet on… Read More

September 20, 2022
Public Education
Parents enraged over email instructing 6th-12th grade teachers not to tell them about their children’s pronouns

A school board meeting in Ohio became heated over an email telling teachers they were not obligated to tell parents when their children change gender pronouns.¬† An… Read More

September 19, 2022