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CA Teacher Placed on Leave After Asking if School Would Allow Student Walkout Over Abortion

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 16, 2018 at 1:00pm 3/16/2018 at 1:00pm
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Schools all over the country allowed students to participate in walkouts to protest and demand gun control. But what would happen if students wanted to stage a walkout to protest something like abortion? Would the politics of such a demonstration be equally accepted?

California high school teacher Julianne Benzel posed this question...

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Clock Boy’s Most Recent Lawsuit Against Irving, TX Dismissed

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 9:00pm 3/15/2018 at 9:00pm

In 2015, then-14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed was caught up in leftist “zero tolerance” policies when he brought a homemade clock to school.  The clock, school officials said, looked like a bomb.

The teen was sent to the principal’s office when his clock started beeping in English class.  He was subsequently suspended from school...

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Baltimore Mayor Charges Taxpayers to Send Students to Anti-Gun March

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 9:00am 3/8/2018 at 9:00am
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Baltimore’s new Mayor Catherine Pugh is sending public school students to the “March for Our Lives” event in Washington, DC. The event has been organized for the students of Parkland who have been repeatedly exploited by the left to push gun control. Pugh is charging the taxpayers of Baltimore for...

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Texas Sheriff Who Trains Teachers to Carry Guns: “Day of Doing Nothing is Over”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7:00am 2/20/2018 at 7:00am
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After the shooting in Parkland, Florida, many people are saying we have to “do something” but few people know exactly what that is. One school system in Argyle, Texas decided to make changes after Sandy Hook. They dedicated a police force to their schools and began training teachers to...

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Student Who Recorded Teacher’s Anti-Military Rant Gets Death Threats

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 12:00pm 2/3/2018 at 12:00pm
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We recently ran a post about California history teacher Gregory Salcido, who has been placed on leave for saying incredibly offensive things about members of the military.

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Academics Suffer After Minnesota School System Adopts Social Justice Curriculum

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 2, 2018 at 7:00am 2/2/2018 at 7:00am

Social justice activism is usually associated with higher education. We have documented the campus antics of social justice warriors countless times. But what would happen if you started training children from grades K to 12 to become SJWs? One school system in Minnesota is doing just that, and the results are...

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California Teacher Caught on Tape Calling Military ‘Dumb S**ts, Lowest of Low’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00am 1/30/2018 at 7:00am
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A Pico Rivera city councilman and high school history teacher named Gregory Salcido is under fire after being captured on tape making incredibly insulting comments about members of the military.

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Emphasis on Diversity Training is Degrading Education Program at U. Maryland

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:30pm 12/10/2017 at 2:30pm

This is what happens when the progressive agenda becomes more important than basic skills.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

U. Maryland College of Education May Be Producing Grads Unprepared for Classroom

The University of Maryland (UMD) College of Education (COE) undergraduate elementary education program may be producing graduates unprepared for the classroom, as a...

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UK Teachers Told Not to Refer to Female Pupils as Girls Because it Reminds Them of Gender

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 10:30am 11/22/2017 at 10:30am

So the argument here is that we have to empower girls by not reminding them that they’re female?

The Telegraph UK reports:

Do not refer to female pupils as ‘girls’ or ‘ladies’ because it ‘reminds them of their gender’, headteachers told

Teachers should not refer to pupils as “girls” or “ladies” because it means...

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Chicago: Educator Allegedly Embezzled Millions In Low-income Lunch Program Funds

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 5:30pm 11/18/2017 at 5:30pm

A Chicago educator who founded her own school to help low-income students has been accused of embezzling millions from the very students who most needed her help.  The money allegedly went to fund her extravagant lifestyle.

The Chicago Tribune reports:

Pamela Strain said she’d once dreamed of following in the footsteps of Clarence...

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Student Forced to Remove ‘Fake News’ Shirt During Field Trip to CNN

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 10:30am 11/18/2017 at 10:30am
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A seventh grader in Georgia made the hilarious decision to wear a ‘fake news’ t-shirt on a field trip to CNN with his middle school. His teachers failed to see the humor and made him change his shirt.

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Trump appoints attorney who combats campus antisemitism to key civil rights post

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 27, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/27/2017 at 4:00pm
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Melania Trump Visits Michigan School, Promotes Kindness Over Division in Anti-Bullying Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 11:30am 10/25/2017 at 11:30am
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America’s First Ladies have historically selected an area of focus during their husband’s tenure as president.  Nancy Reagan chose the war on drugs (“Just Say No”), Laura Bush chose literacy and education, Michelle Obama chose nutrition and exercise.  First Lady Melania Trump announced that as First Lady her focus would be...

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Massachusetts public school assignment simulates Hajj to Mecca

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 10:00am 10/15/2017 at 10:00am

A recently published monograph by the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting (CAMERA) offers a sobering example of how biased teaching materials about the Arab-Israeli conflict and the history and practice of Islam were used for years...

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Mississippi School District Pulls “To Kill A Mockingbird” For “N-word”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 5:00pm 10/14/2017 at 5:00pm
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The Biloxi school district has pulled Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird from its 8th grade syllabi because it contains the “N-word.”

This kind of thing drives me straight up the wall.  What on earth makes the left think that hiding, banning, and otherwise destroying our nation’s history and culture will achieve ...

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Antifa Leader Who’s Also Middle School Teacher Arrested in Berkeley

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 8:30am 9/27/2017 at 8:30am
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She’s back. The far left activist and middle school teacher Yvette/Yvonne Felarca was arrested this week in Berkeley following a scuffle between Antifa activists and members of a “Patriot Prayer” rally.

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Elementary School Teacher Wants to be Referred to as “Them and They” by Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 1:30pm 9/24/2017 at 1:30pm
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Making small children do this seems a bit extreme. In fact, it seems downright unfair.

WCTV News reported:

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