Category Archives: Education

Trump to Rescind Race Guidelines in College Admissions

Tuesday the Trump administration plans to revoke guidelines that encourage considering race in the college admissions process as a way of promoting diversity. Advertisements

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California Elementary School to be Named After Illegal Immigrant

Typical Californication. An elementary school set to open in Mountain View, Calif., next summer will be named after an illegal immigrant. The new school will be named after award-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas, after the Mountain View Whisman School District board voted on Thursday.

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‘This Isn’t Right’: Student Sues School for Not Allowing Him to Wear Trump Border Wall Shirt

An Oregon teenager is suing his school after administrators said he could not wear a pro-Trump border wall shirt in class. Liberty High School senior Addison Barnes said he was asked to cover up his “Donald J. Trump Border Wall Construction Co.” shirt or go home earlier this year.

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Student Rips ‘Absurd’ Bill Allowing Illegal Immigrants to Apply for Financial Aid

A Rutgers University student blasted a new bill that allows illegal immigrants attending college in New Jersey to apply for and receive financial aid.

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Oklahoma teachers strike for higher pay, education funding

This is the ninth consecutive day that Oklahoma school teachers are striking,  as educators try to get lawmakers to provide more money for salaries and classroom needs. Although  some smaller school districts have resumed classes, Oklahoma City Public Schools and Tulsa Public Schools remained shuttered on Thursday.

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Tennessee college senior defends posing for graduation picture with gun in her waistband

Tennessee college senior is sticking to her guns after posting a graduation photo in which she stares wistfully off-camera while lifting her “Women for Trump” T-shirt to expose a handgun in her waistband.

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Students hold Second Amendment rally to counter walkout pushing for stricter gun laws

Students in Colorado who support the Second Amendment staged their own walkout Wednesday, in an effort to counter the pro-gun control rallies taking place across the nation following the deadly shooting at a Florida high school in February.

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School shootings prompt more teachers to consider carrying guns

Kasey Hansen didn’t like guns. The special education teacher from the Salt Lake City region didn’t grow up in a family with guns, and had never gone hunting. She certainly didn’t think guns had a place schools.

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Ivanka Trump’s surprise visit to Connecticut school angers some parents

Poor liberal cry babies. A surprise school visit by Ivanka Trump drew ire from some parents of a Connecticut academy, with one who yanked their child from class to protest the first daughter and White House adviser’s father, President Trump.

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California proposal: No kids? Then don’t pay school taxes

Heck yeah, why should those without kids pay taxes for schools? A California man has proposed a ballot measure to exempt residents who don’t have kids in state public schools from paying the taxes to fund them.

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