Education (2020)

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  • April 05, 2020
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Homeschooler creates face shields for medical staff on 3D printer

    Coronavirus patientWith known coronavirus infections passing the 1 million mark globally last week, one homeschool teen from Washington state was not at home on social media, watching TV or playing video games, but creating impenetrable face coverings to keep hospital workers from contracting the highly contagious virus.

  • April 01, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Professors float idea: Students get 'A' for effort

    high school graduationWith most universities and colleges shutting down because of the coronavirus pandemic, some professors have a suggestion for the dilemma: Give all students an “A” for the year.

  • April 01, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Test waiver doesn't affect homeschoolers

    standardized testsPresident Trump is waiving federally required standardized testing for public schools because of the coronavirus pandemic, and some homeschooling parents are unclear about how that affects them.

  • March 30, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Voucher program in vulnerable spot

    Mississippi flag with state sealWhile the Mississippi Senate has passed a bill to extend the state's ESA program, an organization rooting for the bill says some serious changes are needed to make it acceptable.

  • March 30, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Left-wing campuses Shapiro-less during virus

    Ben Shapiro posterYoung America's Foundation says it has made the difficult decision to cancel all of its planned campus events through April because of the coronavirus epidemic.

  • March 27, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Pro-lifers take on new cause: foster care

    I am the pro-life generationA group of student pro-lifers in Georgia recently met with the state’s Republican governor to support foster care reform in the state.

  • March 24, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Heritage helping parents with some online homework

    Empty teacher's deskA respected think tank is helping parents and their children with a new source: Providing numerous resources for educating from home.

  • March 19, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    'Radical left' policy would leave parents of minors in the dark

    California Teachers AssociationAn attorney in California is warning it's conceivable that the state could enact a law pushed by a teachers' union that would allow minors in public schools to be able to receive hormone sex-change therapy without the consent of parents or guardians.

  • March 18, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Ole Miss 'bias incident team' labeled as problematic

    'Freedom of Speech' sign held upThe Mississippi House of Representatives has passed legislation that will help ensure free speech on the state's college and university campuses is preserved. The measure has now gone to the State Senate.

  • March 17, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    Prof still fighting school's demand to call he a 'she'

    Gender pronoun chart (trans website)Despite a judge's ruling against him, a university professor insists his First Amendment rights are being violated if he is forced to state what he doesn’t believe.

  • March 17, 2020
    Bob Kellogg, Billy Davis

    No need to panic, parents, over homeschooling

    homeschooling teensHundreds of schools across the United States have shuttered their doors during the outbreak of the coronavirus, and now parents have suddenly been thrust into a new role that their friends and neighbors have been accustomed to for some time: homeschooling.

  • March 17, 2020
    Bob Kellogg

    'Threat assessment' protocol not mindful of special needs

    police lights flashingAn incident at an elementary school in Pennsylvania involving an elementary student with Down syndrome pointed her finger like a gun at her teacher appears to be another case of good intentions causing problems.





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