Education



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  • July 31, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Giving in awards victory banner to humanists

    It appears that a Georgia school district caved to just about everything an atheist group was demanding. In doing so, says the head of Liberty Counsel, the district didn't do their peers a favor.

  • July 30, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Demand for homeschool parent's diploma invalid

    When a Tennessee mom filed notice of her intent to homeschool for the coming year, a local education agency declared her homeschool "inactive."

  • July 30, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Tough stance on tenure is Hitler-like? Who knew?

    Gov. Scott Walker's budget plan that ends guaranteed tenure in the state earned him yet another comparison to Adolf Hitler. 

  • July 28, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Republicans reauthorize 600-page NCLB

    With much fanfare, the U.S. Senate passed its version of the No Child Left Behind reauthorization bill. 

  • July 28, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Missouri second state to protect campus free speech

    This month a bill was signed establishing a state law that bans unconstitutional "free-speech zones" on college campuses across Missouri.

  • July 26, 2015
    Michael F. Haverluck

    NM bill to end immunization exemptions killed

    A bill seeking to take away a parent’s or guardian’s right to a religious exemption to keep their children from being forced to receive immunizations was just defeated in New Mexico.

  • July 24, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    WH hopefuls invited to talk education fixes

    Four GOP presidential hopefuls have confirmed they will attend a conference next month that will give them the opportunity to share how they would fix the nation's educational system.

  • July 22, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    NEA stands against religious freedom

    At their annual meeting this month in Florida, the nation's largest teachers' union voted on a policy to oppose religious freedom restoration acts - or RFRAs.

  • July 20, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Why Senate's new measure is 'a sad bill'

    Members of the Senate are slapping each other on the back for passing a bipartisan version of the No Child Left Behind rewrite. But few conservatives share their excitement.

  • July 19, 2015
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Colleges reject, fail, expel students for faith

    A Maryland college is taking discrimination against Christian students for their faith to a new level, as rejected applications, failed courses and even expulsions become commonplace over the matter.

  • July 17, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Trending positive for campus speech

    The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education is seeing a trend in higher education toward lifting restrictions on student speech.

  • July 16, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    TX schools showing abortion-provider the door?

    Planned Parenthood might not be welcome soon in Texas' public schools.