Manchester, the largest school district in New Hampshire, voted last week to move beyond the national Common Core scheme and create its own set of superior standards.
The Education Summit in Boston on October 17-18 featured much bipartisan support for Common Core, charter schools, and other types of "education reform" that won't help American education.
Education expert Dr. Duke Pesta is now speaking out in an exclusive video for The New American about the looming nationwide Common Core school standards for history, science, and sexuality.
Even as Communist China expands its official propaganda agencies in the United States — disguised as glossy news shows and Western-style publications — it is launching a new wave of repression at home to squash freedom of expression and independence of thought.
A group of Washington State pastors were barred from a local middle school after allegations that they were using their volunteer jobs as lunch monitors to proselytize.
The National Security Agency is working on campuses nationwide to recruit the next generation of agents.
Though many black politicians mouth that we should fix, not abandon, public schools, they themselves have abandoned public schools. They see their children as too precious to be sacrificed in the name of public education.
A Wisconsin school district has issued a directive to its music teachers severely limiting the religious music their school choirs will be able to perform at annual Christmas concerts. Wausau school district officials issued the nearly total ban of sacred music as a result of what they claimed were concerns over the amount of religious music being performed by choirs in the district's schools.
JBS CEO Art Thompson's weekly news video update for Oct. 7 - 13, 2013.