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Princeton Student Group: Say No To Politically Correct Intimidation

on November 25, 2015 by

Free to engage in civil discussion/express convictions w/out fear of being subjected to intimidation or abuse

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Too High Parental Aspirations Can Hurt Child’s School Performance

on November 21, 2015 by

If a parent’s expectations are realistic, children tend to do better in school. However, if the goals are unrealistic, then the child…

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Feelings Hurt In High School Linger Long After Graduation

on November 19, 2015 by

I would rather walk barefoot across broken glass than spend another minute with my high school class


High Schoolers Feeling: Tired, Stressed and Bored

on November 18, 2015 by

Researchers took the emotional pulse of approximately 22,000 students nationwide

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Starting Kindergarten Later Could Give Children More Self-Control As They Age

on November 17, 2015 by

Holding your child back from kindergarten could be a big boost to his or her mental health for years to come


Black Lives Matter Racial Violence

on November 17, 2015 by

“F*** you, you filthy white f***s!” “F*** you and your comfort!” “F*** you, you racist s***!”

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Flashback: Schools Nationwide Struggle With Substitute Teacher Shortage

on November 15, 2015 by

Shortage of substitute teachers forces schools to tap administrators, divide classes to cope


College Campus ‘Fascism’

on November 13, 2015 by

‘The Time Has Come to Defend Free Speech’

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‘Double Standard, Hypocrisy, Bigotry’ of College Protests

on November 13, 2015 by

It is ‘free speech for me but not for thee’ and universities should not tolerate this kind of hypocrisy,”


Trump And Carson On Mizzou

on November 13, 2015 by

What are we doing, Mr. Carson, Dr. Carson, to tomorrow’s generation?”

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Modern Educayshun

on November 13, 2015 by

Short film mocking social justice in schools is going viral


Sexting Scandal Shocks US High School

on November 8, 2015 by

At least 100 students trading nude pictures. Some of the kids in the photographs were as young as 12, and included eighth…

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8TH Graders Asked To Write About Booze, Herpes And 1-Night Stands

on November 6, 2015 by

Students would do if they went to a party, got drunk, had sex with a stranger and then contracted herpes

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8th Grader Given Detention For Hugs Speaks Out

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A Florida middle school girl who was punished for giving her friends hugs goes ‘On the Record’ with Greta

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Flashback: Commercialization Of Legal Pot Has Led To ‘Epidemic’ For Kids

on November 5, 2015 by

The results of a new study about the impact of Colorado’s marijuana legalization is raising troubling questions for parents


District Has 30 Days to Change Transgender Student Locker Room Policy or Lose Federal Funds

on November 4, 2015 by

Government is putting the preferences of transgender students ahead of the privacy rights of other students


Teen Faces Assault Charges For Throwing Baby Carrot

on November 1, 2015 by

As a joke, she said she reached for a baby carrot..tossed it towards the teacher hit her in the forehead

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UPDATE: 7th Graders To Deny God

on October 30, 2015 by

After apologizing for ‘God is myth’ lesson…School goes on attack against 7th grader


Teacher Forced 7th Graders To Deny God Is Real, Or Take A Failing Grade

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Video: Seventh-grader is standing up for her religious beliefs… testified at a school board meeting


They Said If He Pointed Toward The Sky Again, He’s Finished…

on October 28, 2015 by

Suffering from depression, thoughts of suicide, God if you are real…I need you now


Students Speak Out After Cop Is Caught On Camera Forcefully Arresting Girl

on October 28, 2015 by

“classic example” of a growing confusion..over the role of the administration vs. that of law enforcement

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Football Prayer Controversy

on October 27, 2015 by

Football Coach Filing Lawsuit Against School’s Prayer Ban

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Students Charged For Taking Pot-Laced Candy To School

on October 23, 2015 by

Students were caught passing marijuana-laced Skittles candy to other students


Principal Holds Up Student Election Results Because Winners Not Diverse Enough

on October 21, 2015 by

There were no allegations of voter intimidation or voter fraud..The problem– too many white kids got elected


School Says 9-11 Had Nothing To Do With Religion

on October 21, 2015 by

Superintendent says bad men, not religion, caused the Sept. 11 attacks

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Football Coach Refuses To Stop End Game Prayer

on October 21, 2015 by

…will he lose his job?


Student Wore A Minion Dress To Her Homecoming Dance and Totally “Felt Like a Princess”

on October 19, 2015 by

If she received 15,000 retweets Daisy promised to wear a “minion costume tutu dress” to the dance


Undocumented Students Suing Their Colleges For Charging Them Higher Tuition Rates

on October 19, 2015 by

They argue they were eligible for in-state tuition but were wrongly charged out-of-state rates


Secular Students Feeling a Call, To Divinity Schools

on October 17, 2015 by

The Religious Nones at Harvard Divinity School meeting…


U. Of Florida To Keep Biblical Inscription Despite Atheist Protest

on October 16, 2015 by

…just a few months after the building’s dedication last November, the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) sent a letter to

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Students Celebrate As School Drops Government-Mandated Lunch Rules

on October 16, 2015 by

Last year, Bozeman school board members voted 5-3 to pull the high school out of the National School Lunch Program


New York Middle Schoolers Get Country Music Lesson

on October 15, 2015 by

Nashville songwriter who worked with Taylor Swift visits the Bronx to help kids write a song


School Bans Halloween To Avoid Offending People

on October 13, 2015 by

Students won’t be allowed to wear costumes to class, class activities cannot have a Halloween theme, and giving out food is “not…

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Are Healthy School Lunch Programs A Waste?

on October 13, 2015 by

Critics of the updated National School Lunch Program say yes, and they have lots of anecdotal evidence to back up their claim


Twins Barred From Wearing Air Force Jackets To School

on October 13, 2015 by

The district has a blanket policy doesn’t allow administrators to make commonsense exceptions to rules


New App Aims to Keep Drunken College Students Safe and Sensible

on October 11, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

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School Cancels ‘America Day’

on October 6, 2015 by

However, there are many other public schools engaged in similar anti-American behavior


Christians Were Targeted

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Father of Student Wounded in Oregon Shooting Offers Chilling Details On How Christians Were Targeted

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Flashback: Oregon Allowing 15-Year-Olds To Get State-Subsidized Sex-Change Operations

on September 30, 2015 by

“most children with gender dysphoria will not remain gender dysphoric after puberty.”

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Flashback: L.A. Schools Want Kids To Think Before They Sext

on September 29, 2015 by

The consequences of sexting – public humiliation, loss of educational and job opportunities, possible criminal violations

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School’s Zero Tolerance Policy = No Common Sense

on September 27, 2015 by

Teen who defended blind student is kicked off football team


Dad Writes Mock Check In Common Core Math..Joke Goes Viral

on September 25, 2015 by

At first…20k Likes


School District Bans ‘Tag’ Over Emotional Well-Being Of Students

on September 25, 2015 by

Emotional safety?…The school promotes competitive sports like football


Black Lives Matter Controversy

on September 25, 2015 by

College student’s op-ed criticizing Black Lives Matter movement stirs controversy

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What A Massive Sexual Assault Survey Found At 27 Top U.S. Universities

on September 24, 2015 by

27 Universities…drawing responses from more than 150,000 students

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Survey: 1 in 4 College Women Report Unwanted Sexual Contact

on September 24, 2015 by

A quarter of undergraduate women surveyed at more than two dozen universities say they experienced unwanted sexual contact sometime during college


Top 10 Financial Scams Targeting College Students

on September 24, 2015 by

Students often feel flattered – and “grown up” – when they’re offered deals..But some offers are fake

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NW University Offering Sex Education For Incoming Freshmen

on September 24, 2015 by

“Most students entering college don’t have a good understanding of their own reproductive or sexual health,”


Are We Seeing An Uptick In Football Bad Behavior?

on September 23, 2015 by

High school player accused of smearing IcyHot on opponent


What Prisons And Schools Tell Us About Our Society

on September 22, 2015 by

learn a lot about a culture by looking at the education they’ve erected and how they prepare students for life

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How Ahmed’s Clock Became A False, Convenient Tale Of Racism

on September 22, 2015 by

When is America going to get serious about the problem of white kids getting suspended from school for nothing?

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Ahmed Clock Is A Fraud

on September 21, 2015 by

“All that he did was remove the plastic case from the alarm clock,” This is not an invention


University’s Writing Guide Discourages Use Of The Word ‘Man’

on September 21, 2015 by

“English has changed since the Declaration of Independence was written,” the guide says

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One Hour Of Extra Screen Time Drags Down Teenagers’ Grades

on September 18, 2015 by extra hour of daily homework and reading scored better – getting on average 23.1 more points than their peer

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SAT Scores Down Worst In A Decade

on September 17, 2015 by

Only about 42 percent of test takers are deemed to be prepared for college

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“Cool” In High School… Until We Came To College

on September 12, 2015 by

11 Things That Are Normal To Do In College That Aren’t In High School


8 High School Habits That Will Fail You In College

on September 11, 2015 by

Making the assumption that your high school habits will perfectly translate to college success would be a mistake


School Fail: Students Asked To Submit Questions Anonymously

on September 11, 2015 by

Students began posting lewd and inappropriate messages on a big screen during the seminar, directly from their phones

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UK: ‘Sexual Consent Workshops’ In Order To Teach Students That “No Means No”

on September 10, 2015 by

Said they have experienced verbal or non-verbal harassment, including groping, flashing and unwanted sexual comments


School’s Writing Assignment On Islam Has Parents Angry

on September 10, 2015 by

Parents in Tennessee say 7th grade class skips Christianity


SF School Adds Gender-Neutral Kindergarten Bathrooms

on September 7, 2015 by

..was prompted by the needs of six to eight students who are outside calling themselves simply boys or girls

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Superhero Lunchbox Box Banned At Schools

on September 6, 2015 by

Schools deem superheroes too violent

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Students Walk Out Of Class In Protest Of Transgender Locker Rooms

on September 2, 2015 by

The students were split as to whether or not they felt comfortable with the arrangement and the ordeal lasted for about 2…


Students Tattoo Goes Viral, Gets Web Talking About Depression

on September 2, 2015 by

“It reminds me that people who may appear happy, may be at battle with themselves.”

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Beloit College Mindset List For The Class Of 2019

on August 29, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

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Chicago Schools Struggle To Support 66,000 Non-English Speaking Students…

on August 28, 2015 by

New outreach opportunity for Churches and Youth Groups in teaching english as a second language


My Ethics Make Me An Anomaly On Campus

on August 28, 2015 by

I’m a Duke freshman. Here’s why I refused to read ‘Fun Home.’

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Frat Suspended For Offensive Banners

on August 26, 2015 by

Frat Greets Parents bringing their freshmen students during move-in with banner “freshman daughter drop off”


Teenage Girl Takes Her Senior Portraits At Taco Bell

on August 26, 2015 by

This Girl’s Senior Photos At Taco Bell Are A Work Of Art


Why Pushing Kids To Learn Too Much Too Soon Is Counterproductive

on August 20, 2015 by

The nationwide push to teach children increasingly more complex concepts at earlier ages is likely counterproductive


Flashback: Kids Have Three Times Too Much Homework

on August 20, 2015 by

“10-minute HomeWorkrule” — 10 minutes per grade level per night. Translates: 10 minutes of HW in the 1st grade

Rape Trial Spotlights Culture At Prep School

on August 18, 2015 by

The “senior salute,” where seniors strive for sexual conquests with younger students


Average Family Spends More Than $600 On Back-to-School Stuff

on August 17, 2015 by

As summer winds down, many parents are taking on the task of buying all the necessary back-to-school supplies for their kids


Kids Have Three Times Too Much Homework

on August 16, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

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Most Teens Start School Too Early To Get Enough Sleep

on August 16, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt

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16 States Support Christian Schools In ObamaCare Challenge

on August 12, 2015 by

3 universities appeal to Supreme Court over contraception mandate


4 Ways To Connect With Your Kid’s Teacher

on August 11, 2015 by

Because I’ve been a teacher longer than I’ve been a parent, I’m clinging to a few things I hope to remember now…

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New Questions On Alleged College Sexual Assault Cases

on August 11, 2015 by

‘Yes means yes’ policy coming under fire from judges


Back To School Student Success Programme

on August 10, 2015 by

Are You Ready?

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Summer Is Winding Down . . . Are You Ready?

on August 6, 2015 by

Before the start of school comes, here’s a loose list of things to help you get in the swing of kicking off…

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Nearly Half Of Students Don’t Speak English At GA. Elementary School

on August 6, 2015 by

336 of the school’s 800 students must learn how to speak, write and read English fluently, a process..takes 5 to 7 years


Teacher On Why She Passed Student Who ‘Begged’ To Fail

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“If we don’t meet our academic goals, we are deemed failures as teachers. There is a tremendous amount of pressure on…

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High School Band Classes May Boost Teen Brains

on August 1, 2015 by

Jim Liebelt


UK School Bans ‘Distracting’ Skirts

on July 31, 2015 by

It’s been an increasing problem over the past two years, especially with the older pupils

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The Rise Of Anti-Christian Discrimination On Public University Campuses

on July 31, 2015 by

Exposed: Christian Students Rejected, Failed, and Expelled for their Faith by State Colleges and Universities

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“Unmasking Whiteness” Event At The University of Mount St. Mary’s

on July 29, 2015 by

“In order to challenge racism and dismantle white supremacy, white people need to unlearn racism and discover the ways we enact white…

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University Bias-Free Language Guide Claims The Words “Mothering,” “Fathering,” Is ‘Problematic’

on July 29, 2015 by

The guide also discourages the use of “mothering” or “fathering,” so as to “avoid gendering a non-gendered activity.”


NYC Department Of Education Is Not An Easy Task

on July 27, 2015 by

Diversity of New York City languages makes staying involved in kids’ education difficult for immigrant parents


Brooklyn High School Where 100 % Of Black Male Students Graduate

on July 20, 2015 by

The key to their success is in the painstaking building of relationships between adults and students

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The Case Against Laptops In The Classroom

on July 18, 2015 by

“You should know that in my Stanford classes five years ago, I started banning laptops,”

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Flashback…Princeton Student Fights Back Against ‘White privilege’

on July 16, 2015 by

..the phrase, which assumes that simply because I belong to a certain ethnic group I should be judged collectively with it

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Top Party Schools In America

on July 10, 2015 by

The Top 10 list

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The 3 Types Of People Who Want To Consider Skipping College

on July 8, 2015 by

Due to these mortgage-sized student loan debts… is worth it anymore


POLL: Americans Overwhelmingly Support Health Savings Account-Style System For Education

on July 6, 2015 by

Savings accounts currently in place in Nevada, Florida, Mississippi, Arizona and Tennessee that allow families to “receive a portion

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Video: The Failure Of American Education?

on July 4, 2015 by

Asked beachgoers basic U.S. history questions like “Who did America fight in the Revolutionary War?” and “What was the Civil War about?”

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Schools Implant IUDs in 6th Grade Girls Without Their Parents Knowing

on July 4, 2015 by

Students can’t get a Coca-Cola or a candy bar…but they can get a (IUD) implanted without their parents’ consent

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NEA Union Targets Homeschoolers For New Government Restrictions

on July 3, 2015 by

The “no extracurricular activities” policy is simply mean-spirited

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Teachers Transform Lockers Into Book Spines

on July 2, 2015 by

We want students to come back to school amazed and be curious. A driving spark for reading in our classrooms

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Gen Z Gets Schooled

on June 28, 2015 by

Gen Z Shifts Their Focus on College Admissions, Value of a Degree


College Degrees Myths

on June 27, 2015 by

You can’t go wrong if you major in a STEM field and other myths about college