Education (2010)

192 Items (Page 1 of 16)

  • December 30, 2010
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    Tough times ahead for Calif. education

    California Governor-elect Jerry Brown is telling educators to prepare themselves for when he reveals his budget proposal next year.
  • December 23, 2010
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    'FAIR' education for 'positive' outlook on homosexuals

    A California senator is proposing a bill that would radically promote the LGBT movement in schools and wouldn't allow parents to take their children out of discussions concerning the alternate lifestyles.
  • December 16, 2010
    Bill Bumpas

    ACLU targets Christmas in TN schools

    The Alliance Defense Fund is contacting school districts in Tennessee to correct some fallacies from the ACLU about celebrating Christmas.
  • December 15, 2010
    Russ Jones

    Belmont University's convictions up for debate

    Dr. Al Mohler is speaking out against a Christian college that has been in the spotlight since its women's soccer coach resigned upon telling her players she is expecting a child with her same-sex partner.
  • December 14, 2010
    Bill Bumpas

    No unanimity? No prayers...

    The Alliance Defense Fund is urging a university in West Virginia to restore the traditional invocation and benediction to the nursing program's pinning ceremony scheduled for tomorrow.
  • December 14, 2010
    Bill Bumpas

    Louisiana endorses 'broken' biology texts

    Louisiana pro-family leader Gene Mills is taking to task the state's recent decision to approve biology textbooks he says present errors.
  • December 14, 2010 Staff

    Firing bad teachers, keeping good ones

    A new poll shows an overwhelming majority of Americans are frustrated that it's too difficult to get rid of bad teachers, while most also believe that teachers aren't paid enough.
  • December 13, 2010
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    Better education = better community

    A pro-family leader is applauding parents and students of an impoverished California city for demanding quality education to be enforced in one of the state's worst-performing school systems.
  • December 08, 2010
    Charlie Butts

    Church graduations constitutionally OK

    A Washington-based organization is threatening to sue metro Atlanta school boards for using church facilities to host their graduation ceremonies, but one conservative group maintains the schools are not in violation of the Constitution.
  • December 06, 2010
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    Calif. schools skipping out on P.E.

    A pro-family activist says a court case in California points to the importance of parents, rather than the school system, maintaining control over their kids.
  • November 30, 2010
    Bill Bumpas

    High school poker club a 'gateway vice'

    A recent newspaper article highlights the effort of some high school educators to take the game of poker from the casinos into the classrooms, but one gambling analyst is calling that endeavor "despicable."
  • November 30, 2010
    Becky Yeh - California correspondent

    Textbooks tainted with Islamic ideology

    Terrorism expert Brigitte Gabriel says textbook publishers are allowing pro-Islamic consultants to have influence over the content of what is taught in America's schools.