Sunday, November 18, 2018

Tag: public schools

The Edu. Dept. Might Be Interested In Paying Schools To Arm...

In two weeks, students all over the nation will be in school again. Some already are. That means school boards, districts, and politicians will re-ignite...

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Just Banned Press From Political Event

Donald Trump's infamous Secretary of Mis-Education Betsy DeVos has taken a page from her boss's playbook and in choosing to avoid the press at...

A HUGE School District In A Deep Red State Just Said...

President Donald Trump's immigration policies have sparked outrage from an unlikely source - Texas. This week, The Dallas Independent School District passed a resolution...

PROOF That Dangerous School Vouchers Truly Suck (VIDEO)

President Trump and his utterly unqualified Secretary of Education are both huge supporters of school vouchers. Like other voucher fans, Betsy DeVos believes that...

NC Residents Rejoice As Pat McCrory Gives Up His Position As...

Former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory's days of peeking over public toilet partitions are over. Today, nearly a month after he lost the...

RWNJ Claims He Has A Contract To Write ‘God-Centered’ Textbooks For...

David Barton, the evangelical activist and historian, claims he has been contracted to write a very God-centric government textbook to be used in classrooms....

WATCH: That One Time Donald Trump Visited A Public School —...

The Huffington Post is reporting on yet another story in which Donald Trump proved himself to be a bloviating buffoon. This time it was...

Freedom From Religion Foundation Warns Public Schools Against Ark Encounter Trips

Idiot Creationist, and RWNJ Ken Ham has built a ridiculous "museum" in Kentucky. It is a supposedly life-size version of Noah's Ark from the...

Jerk Steals Millions From Detroit Public Schools, Lives In Mansion

It is commonly known that public schools are underfunded. The situation in Detroit are so extreme that teachers have resorted to sickouts as a form...

Detroit Parents And Students Voice Solidarity To DPS Sick-Outs While State...

As legislation in Michigan attempting to criminalize teacher sick-outs creeps ever closer to passing in response to the direct action taken up by Detroit...

Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Darnell Earley’s ‘Sick Of Sick-Outs’ 101

Sick of sick-outs? Take it from Detroit Public Schools (DHS) Emergency Manager Darnell Earley and get yourself a snitch sheet so those you lord over...

Listen To Cruz Campaign Official Call For Fundie Takeover Of Public...

It's been amply established that when the religious right claims that it only wants a place at the table for social conservatives, it's blatantly...

Florida Student Files Suit Against Public Schools For Their Refusal To...

An 11-year-old student in Boca Raton, Florida, has filed suit against the Palm Beach school board because public schools in the district refuse to...

Idaho GOP Pushing Bill To Make The Bible A Reference Book...

The Idaho Republican Party has decided it would be a great idea to mandate that the Bible become a reference book in public school...

If We Value Our Children’s Futures, We Should Value Our Public...

To judge a society, look at what it values. We value our kids and their futures. The education system isn't perfect ? if you...

Teachers Turn To Crowdfunding To Deal With Budget Cuts

Public education is often fraught with economic woes, and many revolve around budget cuts. These cuts make it harder for teachers and administrators to...

WA School Forcing Elementary Students To Pay For Toilet Use

Mill Plain Elementary, a public school in Vancouver, Washington, is making headlines this week due to?an unorthodox classroom policy that resulted in two 9-year-old...