Public Education
Culture, Public Education
Parent group challenges school district’s planned ‘Transgender Awareness Week’

(Dailey Caller) – A grassroots initiative is sounding the alarm on a Michigan school district that plans to host a transgender awareness week in November. Bloomfield Hills School District in… Read More

September 29, 2022
Public Education
Small Kansas town council rejects state’s legal protections for teachers, librarians who submit obscene materials to minors

Should teachers and librarians have legal immunity for providing obscene materials to minors? The state of Kansas says yes. One small town defiantly says no. The… Read More

September 29, 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
Public Education
Seattle Public Schools expect about $100M deficits over next 4 years

(The Center Square) – The teachers strike in Seattle is over, but Seattle Public Schools now face a bigger challenge: high budget deficits over the next four years. Read More

September 28, 2022
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 ‘gender-affirming’ gear public schools are stocking up on

(Daily Caller) – In a push to create a “safer and more inclusive” 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) – 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) – 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) – After taxpayers lost $250 million in what federal officials deemed “the 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) – 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) – Tim Michels says Wisconsin’s State of Education speech was more of a political stump speech than a report card on the state’s schools. Michels,… Read More

September 26, 2022
Culture, Public Education
US Military Educational Summit Pushed Gender Ideology Using A ‘Genderbread Person,’ Report Finds

(Daily Caller) – The U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity (DODEA) hosted an “Equity and Access” 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) – Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin haven’t been given a preview of the state superintendent’s State of Education speech, but they have some guesses as to what… Read More

September 23, 2022
Public Education
Teachers’ union resources discuss ‘sadomasochism,’ ‘bondage,’ and other sex acts

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

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

(The Center Square) – 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’s largest teachers’ 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) – 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) – 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