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  • May 24, 2016
    Bob Kellogg

    And the winners are ... Nevada's students

    kids raising hands in classA national school-choice organization says Nevada's students from kindergarten through 12th-grade are the winners in a recent ruling in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of education savings accounts.

  • May 24, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Talk against global warming? Nah, can't have it

    desks in high school classroomSkepticism of man-made climate change and its causes won't be taught in Portland, Oregon's schools – causing some observers to say it's "anti-education" to deliberately block debate on the issue.

  • May 23, 2016
    Steve Jordahl

    FFRF forces Mozart, Handel out of graduation

    no crossA high school in Ohio has been threatened by an atheist organization over a 70-year tradition of singing songs by Mozart and Handel at graduation ceremonies because of their religious content.

  • May 23, 2016
    Bob Kellogg

    AZ colleges remove free speech zone boundaries

    free-speech zone (stop sign shape)Gov. Doug Ducy (R-Ariz.) signed a bill into law this week that prohibits colleges throughout the state of Arizona from confining free speech to so-called "free-speech zones."

  • May 22, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Biased Navy program nearly torpedoes grad's dream

    Pledge of AllegianceA United States Navy internship program almost put an early end to a homeschool graduate’s dream through its implementation of a problematic security check policy that made it virtually impossible for homeschoolers to pass.

  • May 19, 2016
    Bob Kellogg

    'Don't ask, don't tell' coming to school trip near you

    unisex bathroom 2The controversial edict from the Obama administration, sent to public schools last week, is about more than transgendered students in the basketball locker room. 

  • May 19, 2016
    Bob Kellogg

    Angry atheists bluffing schools, says Ham

    dinosaur exhibit Creation MuseumAn atheist group is threatening several schools that they must cancel trips planned to Answers in Genesis’ Creation Museum in Kentucky. 

  • May 16, 2016
    Bob Kellogg

    Federal sex ed plan fails to meet parents' approval

    pregnant and in schoolA new report shows that the Obama administration's Teen Pregnancy Prevention program has failed to meet its goals. The study shows fewer teens are receiving that program's instruction.

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