Philadelphia's public school system has joined several other big-city school systems, such as those in Atlanta, Detroit and Washington, D.C., in widespread teacher-led cheating on standardized academic achievement tests.
A group called Students Matter is suing California schools for not providing an adequate public education; unions are fighting back.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has proposed an after-school dinner program in Camden’s schools and an expanded school schedule statewide.
Someone summarized Barack Obama in three words — "educated," "smart" and "ignorant." Unfortunately, those same three words would describe all too many of the people who come out of our most prestigious colleges and universities today.
A link on a New York state Common Core resources web page sends kids to sexually explicitly questionnaires.
Anyone who has still not yet understood the utter cynicism of the Obama administration in general, and Attorney General Eric Holder in particular, should look at the Justice Department's latest interventions in education.
Attorney General Eric Holder and Education Secretary Arne Duncan have issued the first-ever national guidelines for discipline in public schools, contending that present discipline disproportionately affects minorities.
In seeking to destroy Western civilization in the names of diversity and equality, the cultural revolutionaries are destroying civilization itself.
According to an article published this month in Consumer Reports, the number of children taking antipsychotic drugs is rising at alarming rates. Research shows that those numbers have nearly tripled over the last decade, not simply because there is a sudden increase in the number of children with schizophrenia or any other serious mental illness, but because more doctors are prescribing drugs to treat behavioral problems.
JBS CEO Art Thompson's weekly news video update for December 16 - 22, 2013.