After recently facing controversy for dumbing down the SAT to better align it with the Obama-backed Common Core national education standards, College Board boss and Common Core architect David Coleman is once again at the center of a political firestorm.
With guidelines setting limits on student food choices and calorie consumption, the federal government is overstepping the limits of its authority, the Board of Education in Marietta, Georgia, has declared.
Support for the Common Core national educational standards has plummeted in the past year among Americans who are familiar with the standards, according to two polls released this week.
Faced with the increasing costs of higher education, parents and taxpayers might like to know what they're getting for their money.
The flood of immigrant students at the new "welcome center" in Georgia would not have surprised the fellows at the Heritage Foundation.
The uproar over the insertion of Common Core Standards into the U.S. education system has been heard from coast to coast.
Americans across the political spectrum are becoming increasingly outraged by the swarms of heavily armed federal bureaucracies, many with SWAT teams and military weapons, breaking down doors and terrorizing citizens to enforce unconstitutional regulations on everything from food and drugs to the environment and education.
New York's mayor, Bill de Blasio, like so many others who call themselves "progressive," is gung-ho to solve social problems.
With more than 50,000 Unaccompanied Children (UACs) having been apprehended at the U.S. border since October, school distracts across America are bracing for an unmanageable wave of these children flooding into their schools in upcoming weeks.
Since its launch just three years ago, FreedomProject Education, a home education option for liberty-minded families, has exploded in popularity.