parental rights
Public Education
How Seattle Public Schools’ use of ‘social identity wheels’ could violate federal law

(The Center Square) – The Seattle Public Schools District says activities requiring students to provide information protected by federal and state law do not violate the statutes as long as teachers… Read More

April 5, 2024
Florida parental rights law survives multiple legal challenges, ends Disney feud

(The Center Square) – Florida has won its legal battle over its Parental Rights in Education Act, which Gov. Ron DeSantis signed into law two years ago this… Read More

March 14, 2024
Christian who survived assassination attempt in Communist Romania issues dire warning about erosion of parental rights in the US

(The Daily Signal) – A Christian who faced persecution for her faith in Communist Romania in the 1980s and barely survived an assassination attempt orchestrated by dictator Nicolae Ceausescu warns… Read More

March 6, 2024
‘At 3 years old?’: A father’s fight to stop his minor son’s sex change 

A father who was denied the right to prevent his 8-year-old son from starting puberty blockers by a New York family court in 2020 is now telling his story as… Read More

February 8, 2024
Proposed legislation would require schools to notify parents on student pronoun changes

(The Center Square) – The Arizona State Senate Education Committee will be considering legislation that would require parents to be notified if their child begins going by different pronouns from… Read More

February 6, 2024
Biden education department met with SPLC before center put parental rights groups on its ‘hate map’

(The Daily Signal) – A high-ranking official at the Department of Education under President Joe Biden met with representatives of the Southern Poverty Law Center a year before the center put parental… Read More

January 30, 2024
Former lawmaker seeking parental rights question for Illinois’ November ballot

(The Center Square) – A former state legislator has formed a group that is launching a statewide effort to put parents’ rights on Illinois’ November 2024 ballot. The … Read More

January 19, 2024
Judge orders California school district to reinstate teachers who refused to lie parents under trans policy

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A federal judge ruled Wednesday that two California teachers who were placed on administrative leave for refusing to hide students’ gender transitions from parents should… Read More

January 12, 2024
Utah sued by TikTok group over law requiring parental consent for kids to use social media

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A trade group representing TikTok, and several other social media companies sued Utah Monday over its law requiring minors to obtain parental consent before using… Read More

December 20, 2023
Parents sue Michigan school district for ‘intentionally’ transitioning daughter without their consent

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Two parents filed a lawsuit Monday against a Michigan school district after discovering that their daughter’s middle school was allegedly socially transitioning her without their… Read More

December 19, 2023
Public Education
Is Biden’s education department scheming with SPLC to demonize concerned parents? Rep. Comer demands answers

(The Daily Signal) – President Joe Biden’s White House has hosted staff and leadership of the Southern Poverty Law Center at least 11 times, and congressional Republicans want answers about whether… Read More

December 18, 2023
California AG opposes parental notification policy, ban on critical race theory

 (The Center Square) – California attorney general Rob Bonta submitted an amicus curiae supporting a lawsuit against Temecula Valley Unified School District’s policies of requiring parental notification if a child… Read More

December 14, 2023
Org turns over 420K signatures for parents’ bill of rights initiative

(The Center Square) – Voter advocacy group Let’s Go Washington dropped off more than 420,000 signatures at the Secretary of State’s office in Tumwater on Tuesday afternoon to qualify … Read More

December 13, 2023
A way to protect kids online that passes constitutional muster

(The Daily Signal) – A bipartisan group of senators is about to take Big Tech CEOs to task on Jan. 31, 2024, by having them publicly address their failures to protect kids… Read More

December 7, 2023
Pennsylvania settlement allows parents to opt students out of SEL

(The Sentinel) – In a victory for parents, America First Legal recently announced a settlement agreement in a lawsuit it filed earlier this year against the… Read More

November 20, 2023
LGBT alliance clubs infiltrating schools across the nation, investigation reveals

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Genders & Sexualities Alliance (GSA) clubs are popping up in schools all across the nation, a new investigation by Parents Defending Education (PDE) reveals. The… Read More

November 15, 2023
Parents Bill of Rights is ‘common sense,’ says US Rep. Julia Letlow

(The Daily Signal) – Parents should have the right to know what their children are being taught in school and to have their voices heard when they have concerns. That’s… Read More

November 8, 2023
School board adopts Virginia governor’s parental rights policy after parents slap it with lawsuit

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The Virginia Beach School Board approved Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s gender transition notification policy Tuesday after being hit with a lawsuit from parents, according to… Read More

October 12, 2023
‘This is how tyranny begins.’ California parents defend censured school board member who advocated for their rights, transparency

Parental rights advocates came to the defense of a California school board member who was censured by his own board for his willingness to speak at a meeting hosted by… Read More

October 4, 2023
Public Education
Parental rights advocates, church leaders urge board to repeal school transgender policy in Nevada school district

A Nevada school board meeting got heated as parental rights advocates and church leaders urged its members to repeal a policy created in 2018 for “students… Read More

September 29, 2023