Jr. High Students Text STD Status

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter Jr. High Students Text STD Status A program for students called Qpid.me has been launched by the Los Angeles Unified School District. “Qpid” is pronounced like “cupid.” Qpid.me is a “sex education tool” that … Continue reading

Acting Up On Campus

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter Acting Up On Campus College students have long found ways to act wild and shock their elders. “Sex Weeks” and “Undie Runs” are popping up on college campuses, even some that are funded by … Continue reading

More on Yoga in the Public Schools

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter More on Yoga in the Public Schools by Mark Movsesian Originally published on August 9, 2013 by First Things. Last month, a California state court ruled that including yoga in an elementary school physical education … Continue reading

Teachers Union is Pro-Abortion

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter Teachers Union is Pro-Abortion Each year at the NEA convention, a stalwart group of pro-life advocates bucks the status quo of abortion-friendly union policies and protests the flow of their dues money to support … Continue reading

Education Briefs

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter Education Briefs Parents, teachers, and state legislators continue to be concerned about the untested and low standards represented by Common Core. Some states are delaying implementation until lawmakers can review the scheme, and other … Continue reading

Sneaking Student Eye Scans

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter Sneaking Student Eye Scans Parents in Polk County, Florida schools are outraged because students’ eyes were scanned to track bus riding without parental permission or knowledge. The Polk County Schools interim superintendent didn’t learn … Continue reading

Louisiana Governor’s School Reform Under Siege

Back to September 2013 Ed Reporter Louisiana Governor’s School Reform Under Siege Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal wants to fundamentally change education in his state. The Wall Street Journal compared Jindal’s school reform program to a “moon shot,” noting “it would … Continue reading

September 2013 Education Reporter

Louisiana Governor’s School Reform Under Siege Michigan Fights Common Core Sneaking Student Eye Scans Education Briefs Teachers Union is Pro-Abortion NEA Human and Civil Rights Awards Book of the Month: The Remarkable Ronald Reagan: Cowboy and Commander in Chief Public … Continue reading

Education Briefs

Back to August 2013 Ed Reporter Education Briefs The average Ohio teacher made $56,715 in 2012, while Ohio Education Association union officers and staff made an average of $100,553. Thus, average union employees made $43,838 more than the average teacher … Continue reading