High school students in Colorado learned that supposedly harmless pranks can have serious consequences.
A student discovers an anti-Israel bias in her high school history book.
The US Department of Education wants schools to teach the Constitution, and many teachers aren’t happy.
While teacher quality often is the focus of improving schools, the role of the principal cannot be overlooked, especially as a motivator for teachers.
The greatest danger facing this country is the one that still doesn’t make many headlines—our collective national amnesia.
East Carolina University will hire a new administrator with the title Assistant to the Chancellor for Institutional Diversity. ECU already has in place such diversity offices as its Office of Intercultural Student Affairs and its Office of Institutional Equity,
Spending $34.2 billion in two years? That’s a tall order. But not for North Carolina legislators…
Labor unions typically control large urban school districts and often obstruct comprehensive reform.
It is well settled that the First Amendment fully protects the free speech rights of students, and the Supreme Court has emphasized that religious speech is entitled to the same protections.
Students and invited speakers do not shed their constitutional rights when they step up to the graduation podium. Expressing faith in God does not disqualify a student from delivering a graduation message.
Last week, U. S. Senator Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee held a hearing on for-profit institutions.
Last week, the United States Department of Education awarded $50,000,000 to the Charter School Grant Program, to “replicate and expand” high-achieving public charter schools.
“The U. S. spends more per capita on social programs than honest-to-God Scandinavian welfare states.”—author Steve Hayward in the Summer 2010 Claremont Review of Books.
Apparently, elites view the dividing line on political attitudes as starting with the endless shrimp at Red Lobster.
On October 14, 2010, Accuracy in Academia will host a 25th anniversary reception at Ebenezer’s on Capitol Hill.
While NBC has once again put itself in the service of the Obama administration, this time on education, they are both unwittingly making the case for more choices for parents desperate to get their children out of dead-end public schools.
Apparently the old adage about staying in school to avoid unwelcome job prospects works for presidents too.
In what looks like a naked power grab, the Obama Administration is poised to extend its dominion over a higher education establishment that already tilts left.
A system of law abusive to women and fatal to homosexuals is being treated with veneration by the nation’s most liberal public school systems.
“It is good because the sun will burn out, the Ohio River will flow backwards, and the cow will jump over the moon 10,000 times before any modern president’s conception is superior to that of the Founders of this nation.”—Rep. Mike Pence, R-Indiana, at Hillsdale College on September 20, 2010.