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  • Fauci: High school students could get COVID-19 vaccine by fall

    02/22/2021 6:12:46 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 11 replies
    nypost ^ | 02/21/2021 | Jackie Salo
    High school students could begin to get vaccinated against COVID-19 when they return to classes in the fall, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday. “That will likely occur in the fall. I can’t say that it will be on day one when the school starts in the fall term,” Fauci told anchor Chris Wallace on “Fox News Sunday.” The Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases said officials are awaiting the results of trials that test the shot’s efficacy on the younger population
  • Ex-high school football coach still fighting five years after he was fired for praying on field

    02/01/2021 4:43:24 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 4 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 1, 2020 | Yael Halon
    Former Washington state high school football coach Joe Kennedy lost his job more than five years ago for silently praying on the field after each game, but his ongoing unemployment and an extended legal battle are not enough to deter the former Marine from his fight for faith. While coaching at Bremerton High School, Kennedy began kneeling alone in a silent, 15-second prayer at the 50-yard line at the conclusion of every game. He was suspended and later fired in 2015 for refusing to stop the public practice. Kennedy, a retired Marine Corps gunnery sergeant who did a combat tour...
  • Walz says high school students might not return to classrooms this year

    01/26/2021 1:22:12 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 10 replies
    Amp ^ | 01/26/2021 | Tom Houser
    High school juniors who lost three months of their in-person learning last year might also lose their entire senior year of classroom learning. Gov. Tim Walz acknowledged that possibility during a news conference Monday about his 'Due North Education Plan
  • Parents Outraged After Ohio High School Football Game Turns into a BLM Rally

    10/04/2020 6:37:59 AM PDT · by Right Wing Assault · 51 replies
    PJ Media ^ | October 03, 2020 | Paula Bolyard
    In case you haven’t noticed, racially charged political movements are invading every area of American life. High school football games are no exception. Parents attending a football game at Lakewood High School in suburban Cleveland, Ohio, were outraged when someone took to the public address system before the game to declare that the school would henceforth be an “agent of change” in combatting “systemic” racism in “society as a whole.” “All of the visiting parents were completely caught off guard,” popular Cleveland radio host Bob Frantz, whose son was playing in the game, told PJ Media. “We were standing respectfully...
  • Ohio High School Football Players Suspended For Carrying Flags On 9/11 (Update)

    09/15/2020 5:03:42 PM PDT · by Twotone · 10 replies ^ | September 15, 2020 | Joe Kinsey
    Two football players on the Little Miami (OH) High School team have been suspended from the team after they defied school officials and carried a thin blue line and thin red line flags, supporting police and firefighters, onto the field before last Friday’s September 11 game. Senior cornerback Brady Williams, whose father is a police officer, carried the thin blue line flag onto the field. “I was just doing it to honor the people that lost their lives 19 years ago,” Williams told WKRC. The thin red line flag was carried by Jarad Bentley. His father is a firefighter. “I...
  • What High School Players Suspended Over Support for Police, Firefighters Can Teach the NFL

    09/15/2020 2:20:33 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies ^ | September 15, 2020 | Brad Slager
    The story is at first aggravating to hear but the more we learn about it the better the outlook for this country becomes. A pair of high school football players in Morrow, Ohio, ran out on the field before a game holding a Blue Lives Matter and Red Lives Matter flag. They were later suspended over the display, for introducing a political message to the game. It was a sign of pregame social signaling, and as we have come to learn there is a glaring set of double standards on such issues.  For years we have been lectured that Colin...
  • Under Gov. Newsom’s Rules, School Has Become ‘Netflix And Disney Plus.’ Parents Are Taking Legal Action

    08/26/2020 7:39:52 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 17 replies
    The Federalist ^ | August 26, 2020 | Kylee Zempel
    As big government makes one-size-fits-all decisions for California families, leaving kids without essential resources and their constitutionally guaranteed right to education, parents are asking, 'What does that future look like?' California students have officially kicked off their school year, but they’ve hardly gone “back to school.” Thanks to Gov. Gavin Newsom, 34 counties are on the so-called state monitoring list as of this writing, meaning children in those counties are barred from attending in-person classes.In coordination with the Dhillon Law Group, a band of California parents filed a lawsuit with a U.S. District Court challenging the Democrat governor’s mandate and...
  • Illinois high school teacher fired for Facebook post rejecting idea of “white privilege”

    08/05/2020 12:49:02 PM PDT · by Zenyatta · 37 replies
    Reclaim The Net ^ | 8/4/2020 | Tom Parker
    Jeanne Hedgepeth, a Palatine High School, Illinois, social studies teacher, has been fired over one of her social media posts after the Township High School District 211 board members voted 5-2 to terminate her employment. “I am about facts, truth-seeking and love,” Hedgepeth wrote in the Facebook post that led to her termination. “I will speak on any topic I choose because I live in a free country. I find the term ‘white privilege’ as racist as the ‘N’ word. You have not walked in my shoes either so do not make assumptions about me and my so called privilege....
  • 6 Ways To Raise A Patriot

    07/04/2020 6:56:57 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 12 replies
    The Federalist ^ | July 4, 2020 | Rachel Campos Duffy
    6 Ways To Raise A Patriot WhatÂ’s the most patriotic thing you can do right now? Raise a patriot! One silver lining of recent political and cultural upheaval is that parents are finally waking up to the indoctrination of their children. IÂ’ve always known my kidsÂ’ schools were liberal, but it wasnÂ’t until COVID-19 homeschooling began that I discovered my sonÂ’s high school curriculum included Chinese communist propaganda videos. I sat at my kitchen counter with my jaw open as we watched an assigned video justifying and promoting the Chinese Communist PartyÂ’s inhumane population control policies with zero counterpoint...
  • High School History Teacher Throws Out Textbooks For Radical Marxist ‘History’ Book

    06/19/2020 11:00:16 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 27 replies
    The Federalist ^ | June 19, 2020 | Evita Duffy
    Howard Zinn’s radical revisionist ‘history’ book, 'A People’s History' of The United States, is the new normal in the American education system. A young high school history teacher, named Annie, posted a TikTok video raving about Howard Zinn’s “A People’s History of the United States,” which she explains will be her new classroom textbook. @historyrulezIf you want to better ‘understand our country, it’s true history, and it’s hope for the future’ read this book!!♬ original sound – historyrulez Howard Zinn’s 1980 left-wing revisionist history book, “A People’s History of the United States,” is a Marxist’s take on American history. This...
  • Iowa high school baseball team kneels during national anthem to start season

    06/16/2020 7:03:25 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 74 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 16 2020 | David Aaro
    An Iowa high school baseball team started its season on Monday by kneeling during the national anthem in support of Black Lives Matter and racial injustice, according to multiple reports. All of the Roosevelt Roughriders players linked arms and were seen kneeling as "The Star-Spangled Banner" echoed through Principal Park in Des Moines ahead of the team's first game against Ankeny Centennial. “[We have a] lot of diversity, and a lot of people of color," a Roosevelt senior outfielder told Des Moines WHO 13. “We’re just trying to show our appreciation, and it’s about social justice."
  • The Schoolwork My Kids Are Bringing Home Exposes Public Schools’ Radical Leftist Politics

    04/06/2020 6:44:38 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 39 replies
    The Federalist ^ | April 6, 2020 | Beth Feeley
    Schools are likely to continue home e-learning efforts in the upcoming weeks as we continue through the pandemic. Parents, use this time to find out what your kids are studying. “Mom, can you look at this assignment?” A few weeks ago, before the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic forced my school-aged children home, I looked at the homework sheet my high school-age child was referring to and quickly realized what prompted the question. The freshman world history reading assignment was about parents raising “theybies.” Scratching my head, I read through the assigned article, which included definitions such as “gender is a social...
  • Teacher’s aide sexually assaulted me and schools did nothing to stop it, former student says in suit

    02/23/2020 5:33:11 PM PST · by Coleus · 10 replies
    The Star Ledger ^ | Anthony G. Attrino
    Philip Cerone, 29, of Maywood, is a former teacher's aide serving probation for criminal sexual contact. The victim is suing Cerone and two districts where he worked.Bergen County Prosecutor's Office A 20-year-old woman has sued two school districts in Bergen County claiming she was sexually assaulted by a teacher’s aide and officials at two schools did nothing to intervene. The woman claims Philip Cerone, of Maywood, carried on an illegal relationship with her from April 2016 to October 2017 while she was a student at Hackensack High School and a volunteer under Cerone’s supervision at South Hackensack Memorial School...
  • 145 Coffins Discovered Buried Under Tampa High School

    11/21/2019 8:01:56 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 76 replies
    ktla ^ | 11/21/2019
    The Hillsborough County school district said Wednesday that geophysical technicians found “clear evidence” of burials at the Clarence Leon King High School campus. School officials believe the caskets are part of Ridgewood Cemetery, a historic paupers’ burial ground from the early 1940s that was owned by the city, according to the Florida Genealogical Society. King High School opened in 1960, according to the school’s website. Tanya Arja, a spokeswoman with the school district, said officials began investigating last month after a person told a school board member of the possible location of the cemetery. For nearly two weeks, technicians hired...
  • Lynn High Schools to Provide Birth Control to Combat High Teen Pregnancy Rate (Mass.)

    11/14/2019 8:36:50 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 66 replies
    New England Cable News (NECN) ^ | Nov. 14, 2019 | Kathryn Sotnik
    A unanimous vote by the Lynn school committee Thursday night will make condoms, birth control and emergency contraceptives available at high schools in the Massachusetts city. The meeting room was packed with parents giving their input, many concerned it's taking away their parental rights. "She's 14. I don't believe she's ready for sex. I think kids are very immature these days. By handing out birth control and condoms, it's like giving them permission to go out and have sex," said parent Johnnieann Pahlm.
  • First Common Core High School Grads Worst-Prepared For College In 15 Years

    10/31/2019 8:41:45 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 42 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 10/31/2019 | Joy Pullmann
    This is the opposite of what we were told would happen with trillions of taxpayer dollars and an entire generation of children who deserve not to have been guinea pigs in a failed national experiment. For the third time in a row since Common Core was fully phased in nationwide, U.S. student test scores on the nation’s broadest and most respected test have dropped, a reversal of an upward trend between 1990 and 2015. Further, the class of 2019, the first to experience all four high school years under Common Core, is the worst-prepared for college in 15 years, according...
  • What Conservative Justice Ruled with Liberals Not To Hear Maryland High School vs Caleigh Wood case?

    10/26/2019 4:56:33 PM PDT · by OneVike · 47 replies
    Vanity, Vanity, Vanity, but inquiring minds need to know. Which of the 4 conservative justices voted not to hear the case involving the issue of Maryland High School student Caleigh Wood, who refused to take part in a school assignment to write the Islamic conversion prayer. My guess it was Roberts, but you never know, and regardless of how I try I cannot find out which Justice it was. Anyone know which Supreme Court justice, or more, decided to vote with the Godless liberals not to hear the case?
  • Mom solves daughter’s mystery illness: School nurse secretly inserted birth control implant

    10/03/2019 5:41:16 PM PDT · by Coleus · 77 replies
    Life Site News ^ | 10.03.19 | Doug Mainwaring
    BALTIMORE, Maryland, October 3, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — A mother is furious after discovering that her 16-year-old daughter’s headaches and soreness were caused by a birth control implant inserted by a school nurse without her consent. Nicole Lambert was shocked to learn from her daughter’s pediatrician that the pain her daughter was experiencing had been caused by a tiny tube containing the contraceptive  “Nexplanon,” which had been improperly inserted in her daughter’s upper arm.Not only did the doctor recommend that the tube be removed to alleviate the child’s discomfort, but he further warned that the contraceptive could cause far worse side-effects, such...
  • Coming to a Curriculum Near You: Less Science, More Social Justice

    09/24/2019 9:00:24 AM PDT · by DeweyCA · 22 replies
    The Briefing ^ | 9-24-19 | Albert Mohler
    But next, we note that it's not just America's colleges and universities. As I said in the beginning, there is a pass down, a filter down process throughout the rest of the culture and of course that means high schools and even middle schools and elementary schools as well. As a matter of fact these days, many of the same ideas and intellectual agendas show up in pre-school. But now I want to turn to an article by John Murawski entitled, “Woke History Is Making Big Inroads in America's High Schools.” He writes, "Like growing numbers of public high school...
  • Maspeth High School’s secret to high pass rates is cheating: teachers

    09/14/2019 7:30:41 PM PDT · by EinNYC · 20 replies
    NY Post ^ | September 14, 2019 | Susan Edelman
    At highly rated Maspeth High School in Queens, students know they can play hooky, skip course work, flunk tests — and still pass. They call it the “Maspeth Minimum,” meaning everyone gets at least the minimum grade or score needed to pass or graduate, no matter what.