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Sep 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from Chicago Tribune: Chicago's newest selective enrollment high school will not be named after President Barack Obama, as Mayor Rahm Emanuel had announced with much fanfare when unveiling the high profile school project. In a statement this morning, Emanuel said he would look for other possible names. “Over the last few months, my team has listened ...

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Sep 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

The Satanic Temple (logo pictured) has announced that it will provide materials on Satanism to students in Orange County, Florida, in response to a school board decision that allows for religious materials to be disseminated in public schools. Pleased to meet you... Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: The Satanic Temple has announced that it will provide pamphlets on ...

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Sep 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

BAGHDAD (AP) — The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music. Classes about history, literature and Christianity have been "permanently annulled." The Islamic State group has declared patriotic songs blasphemous and ordered that certain pictures be torn out ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Pat Dollard

VENTURA (CBSLA.com) — A Ventura County high school principal has barred a booster club from selling a popular fast-food sandwich on campus because of the chain’s position on gay marriage. Ventura High School Principal Val Wyatt told the Ventura County Star that the football booster club could not ...

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Sep 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from EAG News: There’s a sign in the lunchroom of Minnesota’s Sartell High School: Students can choose two packets of barbecue sauce, or three ketchup packets, or two ketchups and a mustard, or just one packet of mayonnaise. The new condiment quotas are the product of new federal regulations that strictly limit calories, fat, sodium, ...

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Sep 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from NBC News: A heavily armored vehicle is now a part of the San Diego Unified School District Police Department’s arsenal, though administrators say it will only be used for rescues. The hand-me-down Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle was granted to the department through a federal government program. The district did not have to pay ...

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Aug 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from DAILY CALLER: Officials at Brantley Elementary School in Selma, Ala. placed a sixth-grade teacher on paid administrative leave on Wednesday after he directed his students to reenact the police shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Brown, a resident of Ferguson, Mo., died on Aug. 9 after a police officer, Darren Wilson, shot him a ...

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Aug 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

FOX13 News, WHBQ FOX 13 Excerpted from TODD STARNES: Kendra Turner was brought up right. She’s the kind of kid who says “yes sir” and “no ma’am.” She was "raised up right," with good manners as they are prone to say around Dyersburg, Tennessee. So it was not out of character for Kendra to say “bless ...

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Aug 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

ATLANTA – Immigrant children and their families are flooding a school registration center in Georgia’s DeKalb County this week in hopes of signing up for the school year that started Monday. School district officials are so overwhelmed, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, that they’re passing out numbers and asking many to come back later in ...

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Aug 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from BIG GOVERNMENT: The Department of Education released a fact sheet Monday about the availability of public school education for undocumented immigrant children — specifically the tens of thousands unaccompanied minors who have recently entered the U.S. illegally. “We have begun to receive inquiries regarding educational services for a specific group of immigrant children ...

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Aug 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa. (AP) -- The cheerful sign outside Jane Cornell's summer school classroom in Pennsylvania's wealthiest county says "Welcome" and "Bienvenidos" in polished handwriting. Inside, giggling grade-schoolers who mostly come from homes where Spanish is the primary language worked on storytelling with a tale about a crocodile going to the dentist. The children and ...

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Aug 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Aug 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Aug 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Wall Street Journal: At Chapman School in Nebraska, resourceful students hawk pizza and cookie dough to raise money for school supplies, field trips and an eighth-grade excursion to Washington. They peddle chocolate bars to help fund the yearbook. But the sales won't be so sweet starting this fall. Campus bake sales—a mainstay of ...

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Aug 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Campus Reform: A black female student at the University of Mississippi has sparked controversy with her ode to white gays. Senior Sierra Mannie argued in The Daily Mississippian that “white gays” are claiming her culture and need to stop since “[b]lack people can’t have anything.” Her article, named “Dear white gays,” declares that white gay ...

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Jul 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from CAMPUS REFORM: When it comes to finding a job after graduation, business students are throwing their sexual orientation into the mix as well. Reaching Out MBA, an annual conference of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender graduate business students, completes its three-day lineup of speakers and workshops with a job fair—a job fair that is ...

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Jul 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Imagine if it had said Muslims or Jews. Excerpted from Campus Reform: An Ohio State University (OSU) class has apparently determined another fundamental difference between Christians and atheists: their IQ points. An online quiz from the school’s Psychology 1100 class, provided to Campus Reform via tip, asked students to pick which scenario they found most likely given ...

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Jul 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: Florida GOP state senator Alan Hays said he’ll propose a bill mandating that students in the 1,700 Florida public high schools and middle schools are to be shown the film unless their parents object. A Florida state senator plans to introduce a bill that would make Dinesh D'Souza's docudrama, America, required viewing ...

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Jul 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Duke University has hired as the new director of its $3 million Islamic Studies Center a controversial Iranian-American professor whose scholarship has come under fire for anti-Israel bias and who once used a picture of dead Jews in Nazi death camps to illustrate his writing on the Palestinians. Omid Safi, a former ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from CAMPUS REFORM: A Virginia Tech (VT) professor compared Israel to the extremist Islamic group ISIS, in a tweet on Tuesday. #Israel and #ISIS are but two prongs of the same violent ethnonationalism.— Steven Salaita (@stevesalaita) July 22, 2014 English professor Steven Salaita likened America’s closest ally in the Middle East to the Sunni radical group, ...

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Jul 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Campus Reform: The town of Salem, Mass., has pitted itself against Gordon College after the president of the private Christian school added his name to a public letter to President Obama asking for a religious exemption from a planned federal mandate. The expected executive order would force any organization receiving federal funds, including religiously ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Associated Press - DEVELOPING: The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that the Legislature had the authority to repeal Common Core education standards for English and math in the state's public schools. The state's highest court took the action Tuesday a little more than four hours after attorneys presented oral arguments in a lawsuit that challenged the ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BOSTON — Michelle Obama’s food policy czar, celebrity chef Sam Kass, was once so in with the lunch lady crowd that he landed a guest judge spot on a tearful school lunch episode of Food Network’s “Chopped” and handed out awards at the School Nutrition Association’s convention in Denver. Two years later, when he asked to ...

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Jul 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A teacher accused of twerking and drinking alcohol at a soccer team party has been suspended. The Duval County School Board voted July 1 to suspend Courtney Spruill without pay. She works at Kernan Middle School as a soccer team coach and PE/Health teacher, according to district documents obtained by Action News. The ...

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Jul 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from CAMPUS REFORM: Multiple single stall bathrooms at Illinois State University (ISU) will no longer be labeled “Family” restrooms, but will be rechristened as “all-gender.” The new signage for the restrooms will include the traditional male and female figures, as well as a half-male and half-female figure, which is the “new international accessibility symbol for ...

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