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  • Virginia school system to allow students day off to protest

    12/29/2019 5:57:22 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 31 replies
    AP News ^ | December 27, 2019
    One of the largest school districts in the United States has announced that it will allow students one excused absence per school year to participate civic activities such as protests.
  • Amazing father pulls 4 daughters out of public school system for trying to force pedophilic agenda.

    12/28/2019 5:49:43 PM PST · by ResponseAbility · 153 replies
    Bitchute ^ | 12,28,2019 | Proud Boys
    https://www.bitchute.com/video/sE2PCEDfunjm/
  • The Cancel Culture Comes For Homeschooling As Busybodies Attack Hugely Popular Program

    12/19/2019 1:28:27 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 50 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 12/19/2019 | Jenni White
    If utopian tyrants whose vision for the world encompasses only theirs are continued to be allowed, like locusts, to devour every institution in their path, there won’t be even one left to provide an alternative worldview to anyone enlightened enough to seek it.Recently, at a weekly neighborhood Bible study, I was surprised to hear a friend describe a letter sent to a church that hosts a Christ-centered program she uses to homeschool her kids called “Classical Conversations” (CC). The unsigned letter threatened the church with loss of their non-profit status for hosting a for-profit company. When the woman, a...
  • She Wasn't Allowed To Take Photos At School Because Of Red Weave! But Is This School Policy Racist?

    12/13/2019 2:31:13 PM PST · by Morgana · 16 replies
    Tommy Sotomayor News Raw ^ | Dec, 13, 2019, | Tommy Sotomayor
    She Wasn't Allowed To Take Photos At School Because Of Red Weave! But Is This School Policy racist? Video is 32 minutes long
  • Assignment asks middle schoolers 'How many slaves would equal 4 white people?'

    12/11/2019 7:41:18 AM PST · by ladyjane · 126 replies
    WSOCtv.com ^ | 12/11/2019 | WSOCtv.com
    Assignment asks middle schoolers 'How many slaves would equal 4 white people?' KANNAPOLIS, N.C. A local middle school social studies assignment is raising serious concerns. Students at Kannapolis Middle School were asked how many slaves would be needed to equal at least four white people. The question was asked as part of a lesson on the Three-Fifths Compromise, which is a 1700's law to count slaves as less than white people. Content Continues Below But, parents are wondering why a teacher would think the assignment was acceptable. [Set your price for a slave': Missouri teacher placed on leave after...
  • Mandatory UK Sex Education Program Teaches 6-Year-Olds to Touch Themselves

    12/07/2019 12:00:33 AM PST · by Morgana · 14 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Dec, 6, 2019 | Micaiah Bilger
    A new mandatory sex education curriculum being rolled out in the United Kingdom teaches children as young as 6 about stimulating their genitals. The All About Me program already is drawing outrage from parents across the UK, the Daily Mail reports. More than 240 schools are slated to begin teaching it next September, and parents are not allowed to opt their children out of the program, according to the report. The lessons for 6- and 7-year-old students include the topic Touching Myself. According to the report, the program teaches children that lots of people like to tickle or stroke themselves...
  • Colorado has spent hundreds of millions to help kids read. $5.2 on why its not working./Trunc

    11/20/2019 6:17:38 PM PST · by MtnClimber · 35 replies
    Chalkbeat ^ | 20 Nov, 2019 | Ann Schimke
    Full Title: Colorado has spent hundreds of millions to help kids read. Now, it will spend up to $5.2 million to find out why its not working. Colorados education department will spend up to $5.2 million over six years on a consultant charged with determining why the states 2012 landmark reading law failed to produce significant gains for struggling readers. The unusual external audit, to be conducted by the nonprofit WestEd, will dig into how the states schools are using about $40 million a year meant to boost third-grade reading proficiency. The review could last up to six and a...
  • Female Student Breaks Down In Tears As School Board Grants Boys Access To Girls Locker Room.

    11/20/2019 4:00:51 PM PST · by Altura Ct. · 130 replies
    Dailywire ^ | 11/20/19
    The school board of District 211 in Illinois voted last week, in a 5 2 decision, to allow biological males into the female locker room at Palatine High School. The board said that all students should be treated and supported in a manner consistent with their gender identity. This support apparently necessitates obliterating the privacy and safety of every girl at the school. A student named Nova Maday, a biological male who identifies as transgender, filed a lawsuit in 2017. The lawsuit came after a Department of Education mandate in 2015 forced Palatine High to allow boys like himself...
  • WATCH: Disturbing Sex-Ed Videos Show Young Kids Instructed On Masturbation, Transgenderism

    11/19/2019 9:50:34 AM PST · by Morgana · 31 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | Nov. 18, 2019 | Hank Berrien
    Shaftesbury Kids, a division of the Canadian production company Shaftesbury Films, has produced a series of sex education videos for children titled Sex-Ed School that have outraged parents. The videos show classrooms of young children discussing such issues as transgenderism and masturbation with instructors. The website for the series states: Sex-Ed School is an entertaining and educational YouTube series about sexuality and healthy relationships for youth, ages 9-12. Each episode features two expert hosts, Nadine and Eva, leading a respectful and authentic dialogue on sexual health, and guiding participants through fun and thought-provoking activities about specific topics. CBN notes, They...
  • Planned Parenthood hosts pole-dancing fundraiser for all genders and ages

    11/09/2019 12:05:51 PM PST · by Morgana · 18 replies
    Life Site News ^ | Nov. 6, 2019 | Linda Harvey
    Warning: Article contains graphic sexual content November 6, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) When I consider the long-term well-being of our children and what they are taught at school, my first thought always goes to pole-dancing. How about you? Planned Parenthood apparently thinks this way. A fundraiser called Femme Fest is being held in Olympia, Washington by the Northwest and Hawaii Planned Parenthood political action group, and its labeled a sex education information evening. The timing is ironic in relation to a recent school board vote in the nearby Battle Ground school district that rejected pornographic, pro-abortion comprehensive sex education via a...
  • NH Dem on House Education Committee Says F Private and Religious Schools!

    11/02/2019 8:15:19 PM PDT · by CaptainPhilFan · 51 replies
    NH Journal ^ | Nov 2, 2019 | Michael Graham
    Democratic State Rep. Tamara Meyer Le has a message for New Hampshires private and religious schools: F*** you. Literally. In an October 20th Facebook post, the Seacoast progressive and member of the House Education Committee used the profanity in a diatribe on her public FB page regarding her 8th-grade daughters friends applying to private high schools. And then it happened. The Sunday afternoon my 8th grade daughter who is getting A-/B+s in 8th grade had to learn while her friends were applying to private high schools we would not be, Le wrote. Private and religious schools do not...
  • Homeschooling cuts about $2 million from Harrison School System's funding (WVa)

    10/13/2019 2:52:31 PM PDT · by Morgana · 67 replies
    wv news ^ | October 12, 2019 | Kailee E. Gallahan STAFF WRITER
    CLARKSBURG The home-schooled student population in Harrison County has increased by hundreds over the last eight to 10 years, according to officials. Because of all those students leaving the school system to be taught at home leaves, Harrison County has received less in state aid formula funding each year. On Oct. 1, when the county submitted its enrollment total to the state Department of Education, the number of home-schooled children had reached 582, according to Harrison Schools Attendance Director Jim Kirby. Over his 15 years as attendance director, Kirby said hes seen the number of home-schooled students continue to...
  • Teen barred from senior homecoming dance for wearing a jumpsuit instead of a dress

    10/06/2019 9:22:53 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 92 replies
    yahoo ^ | 10/04/2019 | Hope Schreiber
    On Friday, Darcy Krueger, 17, showed up at the Tampa Bay Homeschool Homecoming Dance wearing a black jumpsuit, but was turned away because of a dress code. Darcy, who has been entirely homeschooled except for one semester of middle school, has attended many events thrown by the organization behind the homecoming dance, TampaBay Homeschool Prom, her mother tells Yahoo Lifestyle. But this time, she was sent away for failing to wear a dress. Darcy, who has been entirely homeschooled except for one semester of middle school, has attended many events thrown by the organization behind the homecoming dance, TampaBay Homeschool...
  • Teen given birth control implant at school without parent's permission

    10/04/2019 1:01:41 PM PDT · by Morgana · 33 replies
    WMAR2NEWS ^ | October 1, 2019 | Mallory Sofastaii
    She had it removed after experiencing side effects BALTIMORE A mother learned her 16-year-old daughter received a birth control implant at school after the teen started complaining about headaches and a pain in her arm. Nicole Lambert sent her daughter to get checked out by a pediatrician. The doctor notified her that the three-year contraceptive, Nexplanon, had been improperly implanted in her daughter's arm and it needed to be removed. According to paperwork on Merck's website, the maker of Nexplanon, the implant should go on the inside of the upper arm. Photos show Lambert's daughter had the implant near...
  • Girl admits to lying about sixth grade classmates cutting off her dreadlocks

    10/01/2019 5:39:36 AM PDT · by Morgana · 39 replies
    CBS NEWS ^ | October 1, 2019 | Christopher Brito
    Girl admits to lying about sixth grade classmates cutting off her dreadlocks By Christopher Brito Updated on: October 1, 2019 / 8:08 AM / CBS News A 12-year-old black girl from Virginia has recanted an accusation that her white sixth grade classmates pinned her down and cut off her dreadlocks, her family said in a statement Monday. Stephen Danish, the head of Immanuel Christian School, also confirmed the allegations were false. Following an investigation by the Fairfax County Police Department, Danish said Amari Allen, the student who accused three of her classmates of assault, acknowledged the accusations were not true....
  • Gay high school senior in Tennessee crowned homecoming royalty in gold dress

    10/01/2019 5:30:30 AM PDT · by Morgana · 49 replies
    NBC NEWS ^ | SEPT. 30, 2019 | Caroline Radnofsky
    A gay high school senior in Tennessee was crowned to his school's homecoming court Friday night while wearing a dress, which was met with widespread support from school officials and fellow students. White Station High School in Memphis, Tennessee, posted a photo Friday congratulating Brandon Allen, 17, on his victory. The image, which has been liked and shared thousands of times on Facebook and Twitter, showed Allen covering his mouth in shock and wearing a gold sequin off-the-shoulder gown, diamante tiara and holding a floral bouquet awarded to members of the royal court, a gender neutral title that the school...
  • Bullies who beat third-grader unconscious won't face criminal charges, Tomball police say

    09/30/2019 2:12:41 PM PDT · by Morgana · 75 replies
    khou.com ^ | SEPT. 26, 2019 | Stephanie Whitfield
    TOMBALL, Texas The disturbing story of an 8-year-old Tomball boy who was beaten unconscious at school Tuesday struck a chord with parents across the nation. Christian Boynton, a third-grader, was ambushed when he arrived at Lakewood Elementary School, according to Kailee Boynton, his sister. "They pinned my brother down. They were beating him. They beat him to the point of unconsciousness, where they continued to beat him," Kailee said. "They went through his backpack." Christian was rushed to Texas Children's Hospital after being found unconscious in the bathroom. Neurologists treated him for a brain bleed and monitored him for...
  • Florida grandmother outraged after 6-year-old arrested for tantrum

    09/22/2019 8:21:18 AM PDT · by Morgana · 74 replies
    WFLA ^ | SEPT. 22, 2019 | Staff
    ORLANDO, Fla. (CNN/WKMG) A Florida grandmother was shocked to find out her 6-year-old granddaughter had been arrested Thursday for throwing a tantrum. Meralyn Kirkland says Kaias journey to the juvenile detention center by Orlando Police Officers began at Lucious and Emma Nixon Elementary charter school. What do you mean she was arrested, he said there was an incident and she kicked somebody and she is being charged and she is on her way,' Kirkland explained. The disorienting chaos was too much for Kirkland to process. She has a medical condition that we are working on getting resolved and he...
  • Switzerlands supreme court rules parents have no right to homeschool their kids

    09/22/2019 3:06:32 AM PDT · by a little elbow grease · 27 replies
    lifesitenews.com ^ | 9/21/19 | Martin M.Barillas
    GENEVA, Switzerland, September 18, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) -- Switzerlands top court ruled that parents do not have a right to homeschool their children. On Monday, the Swiss Federal Court ruled against a mother from the city of Basel who in 2017 had applied for permission to school her 8-year-old son at home. School authorities rejected the application and a cantonal court threw out the mothers appeal. When she brought her case to the Federal Court, the mother held that the appeal courts decision was tantamount to a ban on private instruction at home, thus violating a constitutional right to privacy and...
  • 'The district nutritionist should be fired': Minnesota high school is blasted after photos of ...

    09/21/2019 4:11:24 PM PDT · by RummyChick · 112 replies
    dm ^ | 9/21/2019 | matthew wright
    A teenage student put her Minnesota High School on blast in a viral Facebook post showing her abysmal school lunch, outraging fellow students and parents alike. Maryn Holler, a student at Apollo High School in St. Cloud, shared photos of her disheartening meal in a September 13 post that has been shared more than a 1000 times and has received more than a 1000 reacts. The meal consists of what appears to be a hot dog bun covered in cheese with a pile of carrots and a small container of apple sauce.