parents rights
Culture
North Carolina year in review: School choice gains, racial discrimination judgment

(The Center Square) – Universal school choice and a landmark decision in higher education at the U.S. Supreme Court topped North Carolina’s 2023 impactful education developments. The state became 10th… Read More

January 4, 2024
Public Education
North Carolina school districts are responding to new Parents’ Bill of Rights

The largest public school district in North Carolina has voted to create new policies to better align with the state’s newly passed Parents’ Bill of Rights. Read More

January 2, 2024
Culture
Rules of the road: Governing big tech for wellbeing of kids

(The Daily Signal) – “Why expect our children to wear seat belts when we can ask everyone to drive responsibly?” Americans are smart enough to recognize that as crazy talk,… Read More

January 2, 2024
Culture
Watch: Parents speak out after their daughter was told to sleep with a boy who identified as a girl

(The Daily Signal) – Parents Joe and Serena Wailes were shocked and horrified to discover that their 11-year-old daughter had been assigned to not only room with, but also share a… Read More

December 26, 2023
Public Education
Kansas school board advances parental rights, despite ‘shocking’ opposition

The Lansing Board of Education in Kansas voted Monday to adopt a new transgender student policy requiring parental notification, despite opposition which the board’s vice president… Read More

December 15, 2023
Public Education
Opt in or opt out? Albuquerque Public Schools survey asked students about gender, sex, alcohol and drugs

A New Mexico’s largest school district provided students in grades 6 to 12 surveys asking about their gender, use of alcohol and drugs, and sexual intercourse. The New Mexico Youth… Read More

December 15, 2023
Courts
ACLU takes aim at parental rights in Iowa with new lawsuit defending sexual content in schools

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Iowa filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday, taking aim at the state’s parental rights bill signed into law… Read More

December 4, 2023
Courts
Alaska AG reaffirms parents’ rights to opt children out of sex ed, gender identity lessons

Alaska Attorney General Treg Taylor released an opinion Thursday informing school districts that parents have the right to opt their children out of gender identity lessons. Referencing a… Read More

November 21, 2023
Public Education
Nevada school board cuts off mother reading from pornographic book, despite its presence on school shelves

A mother’s microphone was cut off in a Clark County school board meeting after she read from a sexually explicit book reportedly found in the Las Vegas-area district’s schools. In… Read More

November 16, 2023
Public Education
Montgomery County Public Schools faces First Amendment lawsuit from parents who want ability to opt-out

A major Maryland school district is facing another lawsuit in an ongoing battle over parents’ rights.  The lawsuit, filed by America First Legal, claims Montgomery County… Read More

November 16, 2023
Courts
Christian parents win lawsuit for right to opt their children out of SEL

Christian parents won a lawsuit in Pennsylvania that reaffirmed their right to opt their children out of social-emotional learning (SEL) lessons. “Pennsylvania protects parent’s religious beliefs and allows them to… Read More

November 15, 2023
Public Education
‘I will not stand for it’: Oklahoma’s top ed official condemns school district suspected of dodging parental notice policy

Oklahoma State Superintendent of Public Instruction Ryan Walters voiced strong criticism of a school district he suspects is trying to bypass a state policy requiring parental notification for kids’ gender and… Read More

November 2, 2023
Culture
California taxpayers paying to fund LGBT group fighting parental notification

(The Daily Signal) – Over the summer, when a Southern California school board opposed a new state-determined social studies curriculum that included a bio of slain gay rights activist Harvey… Read More

October 31, 2023
Public Education
School staff appeared to hide ‘gender identity’ of bullied student being told to commit suicide

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Educators at a Pennsylvania middle school acknowledged that the school was withholding information about a student’s “gender identity” and preferred name after the child was… Read More

October 26, 2023
Public Education
Inside the fight to keep parents in the know about their kids’ gender in California schools

(The Daily Signal) – A Southern California school district requires teachers and staff to notify parents when their children say they have been bullied, are considering self-harm, or decide to… Read More

October 6, 2023
Opinion
Message from California: Parents and the Constitution not welcome

(The Daily Signal) – Will the government take your child away because you don’t buy into radical gender ideology? Well, if you live in California, it’ll certainly… Read More

September 28, 2023
Public Education
2023 is ‘Year of Education Freedom’ as parents move ‘from dissatisfaction to opposition’ of progressive policies in schools, says Heritage report

The Heritage Foundation has released a new report calling 2023 the ‘Year of Education Freedom,’ citing three ways education reforms are being pushed by parents at the state level. “The… Read More

September 12, 2023
Opinion
Op-ed: Democrats are shoving a ‘religion’ down students’ throats and seeking to keep parents in the dark

(The Daily Signal) – This week, the top law enforcement officer in America’s most populous state took a school district to court for the alleged crime of notifying parents when… Read More

September 1, 2023
Culture
Presidential hopeful Tim Scott releases sweeping ‘Empower Parents Plan’ to fight unions, Big Tech, Biden policies

Presidential candidate Tim Scott released his “Empower Parents Plan” for improving education on Monday, covering a variety of hot-button topics and reversing several of President Biden’s major policies.  Among the… Read More

August 30, 2023
Public Education
Texas man kicked out of school board meeting for reading from explicit book he opposed in schools

Law enforcement officers removed a man from a Texas school board meeting after he read from a book critics call pornographic, available in the district’s libraries. Mike Cee was removed… Read More

August 25, 2023