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  • ADF Halts NC Gifted Program's End Run Around Parental Notification

    07/03/2006 12:23:24 PM PDT · by DBeers · 16 replies · 1,021+ views
    Agape Press ^ | July 3, 2006 | Jim Brown and Jenni Parker
    ADF Halts NC Gifted Program's End Run Around Parental Notification Under Litigation Threat, Governor's School Drops Plan to Show Teens Graphic Film (AgapePress) - The prestigious Governor's School of North Carolina (GSNC), a six-week residential summer program for academically and intellectually gifted high school students, is once again being accused of introducing sexually-oriented material to young people without their parents' knowledge. The Alliance Defense Fund (ADF), a nationwide pro-family legal defense alliance, reports that the GSNC was preparing to show students the sexually explicit film, American History X, as part of a "Race and Film" series, but decided not to...
  • Testimony of parent whose son committed suicide [1 of 4] after attending the Ark. Gov.'s School

    09/25/2002 11:51:24 AM PDT · by Aquinasfan · 141 replies · 4,462+ views
    Arkansas Governor's School TESTIMONY NUMBER ONE Testimony of parent whose son committed suicide after attending AGS. Given before Joint Interim Education Committee (One of four known former AGS students who committed suicide) My name is Shelvie Cole. I have much to say, and I will talk as quickly as I can. I think once I get started you will understand why I have a lot to say. The first thing I would like to say is I am not a religious zealot. I do not belong to the religious right, and I am not conservative in my beliefs. The reason...
  • Gay Seminar Teacher Investigated [NC Governor's School: Sexual abuse of minor]

    02/14/2006 4:52:08 AM PST · by TaxRelief · 112 replies · 3,326+ views
    A Carolina Journal Exclusive ^ | February 14, 2006 | Paul Chesser
    K-12 Education Gay Seminar Teacher Investigated Teacher probed for sexual misconduct with East Forsyth student By Paul Chesser February 14, 2006 RALEIGH — A co-teacher of a controversial seminar on homosexuality at last year's taxpayer-funded Governor's School is under investigation in Forsyth County for alleged sexual misconduct with a student. Susan Wiseman helped lead a lecture based on a book called "The New Gay Teenager," given at the Governor's School West. The six-week Governor’s School is conducted every summer, with 400 students each at two locations: Salem College in Winston-Salem (West) and Meredith College in Raleigh (East). The residential...
  • Dad Says His Son 'Damaged' by Homosexual Indoctrination at State-Sponsored Program

    02/09/2006 5:36:17 PM PST · by Coleus · 532 replies · 6,916+ views
    Agape Press ^ | 02.09.04 | Jim Brown
    Two Christian parents say their son was a victim of homosexual indoctrination at the prestigious "Governor's School of North Carolina."The Governor's School of North Carolina describes itself as "program for intellectually gifted high school students, integrating academic disciplines, the arts, and unique courses." But one North Carolina couple is suffering some after effects of their son's involvement in the program. Jim and Beverly Burrows say after their son attended a Governor's School seminar called "The New Gay Teenager," he began telling them he was unsure of his "sexual orientation."The parents believe the seminar was intentionally scheduled as the last optional...