Education (2017)



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  • September 19, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Taxpayers fund $600K LGBTQ 'safe zone' study

    LGBTQ on campusThe federal government is awarding more than half a million dollars in taxpayer money in the form of grants to fund a study examining “safe zones” designated for engineering students who identify as members of the LGBTQ community.

  • September 19, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    Oops ... Obama's sex-ed program lives on

    sex educationMembers of the Senate Appropriations Committee handed supporters of sexual risk avoidance (SRA) education a huge disappointment earlier this month by funding the Obama-era Teen Pregnancy Prevention program.

  • September 18, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    BLM-inspired college course labeled as recruitment tool

    San Diego State University logoInspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, a university professor in California has developed a doctrinal-level, online course that has generated as much controversy as it has interest.

  • September 18, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    Mythology lesson creates a chance for ministry

    hand on chalkboardOne attorney believes a Georgia middle school has been given a tremendous ministry opportunity.

  • September 14, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Cornell students condemn 'build a wall' as 'hate speech'

    college scene (CalState-Los Angeles)In another attack on President Donald Trump’s tough immigration policy championing the phrase “build a wall,” Cornell University students are condemning the chant as “hate speech” against illegal immigrants.

  • September 14, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    One banana, several snowflakes, and a lecture on adulthood

    BananasSometimes a banana is just a banana, even among college snowflakes at a Mississippi university.

  • September 13, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    Parents beware: Students taught to hate America

    burning U.S. flagThe founder of a family values organization and a former presidential candidate are ratcheting up a warning to parents to check for radicals in their children's classrooms.

  • September 12, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    A school-choice landmark in Land of Lincoln

    parent walking child to schoolThe governor of Illinois recently signed a bill creating a tax credit scholarship program. The American Federation for Children says it also represents an important landmark in the school-choice movement.

  • September 11, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    A big step toward overhauling school finances

    elementary schoolThe Texas legislature has taken a step toward overhauling the state's school finance system which critics have said is fundamentally flawed.

  • September 11, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    'Offended' minorities better than ended careers

    college scene (CalState-Los Angeles)As more and more ways for minorities to be offended continue to surface today, one professor at a New York university has come up with yet another one.

  • September 10, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Most Americans want abstinence taught in sex-ed

    sex educationWith the younger generation of Americans growing up in a day and age when they are exposed to much more sexually explicit materials and experiences than ever before, a recent study shows that most Americans believe sex education should include abstinence – not just safe sex, as former President Barack Obama’s Teen Pregnancy Prevention program instructs.

  • September 07, 2017
    Bob Kellogg

    School choice advocates fight AZ petition

    signing petitionsA political fight is under way in Arizona over a petition drive to thwart the state's school voucher program.

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