education

Lib. Bogeyman has Entered the Nursery

Judi McLeod, Canada Free Press

“The White House Summit on Early Education will unveil nearly $1 billion in new “investments” to “expand access to high-quality early childhood education to every child in America” from “birth and continuing to age 5.” Now that's government overreach.

It’s Not Too Late for States to Reject Common Core

Brittany Corona, Daily Signal

19 states have made significant efforts to push back against Common Core. It's not too late for Iowa to reject Iowa Core and restore the state’s education system to one that is by Iowans, for Iowans.

Top 10 Things Parents Hate About Common Core

Joy Pullmann, The Federalist

A majority of people interviewed tell pollsters they’ve actually heard of Common Core, four years after bureaucrats signed our kids onto this complete overhaul of U.S. education. Why do 62% of parents think it’s a bad idea? For one, they can count. But their kids can’t.

Heritage Foundation: 53% of Hispanic Births Out of Wedlock Due to Dem Policies

Robert Wilde, Breitbart

Mike Gonzalez, a Senior Fellow of the Heritage Foundation and former Bush administration official, said that conservatives can reverse the trend of Hispanics' lopsided support for Democrats by endorsing policies of education choice, family values, and financial freedom.

What Are Illegal Aliens Costing Schools In Your Neighborhood?

More than 37,000 children unaccompanied by parents are estimated to have crossed our southern border this year adding at least $4.74 billion to the burden on America's taxpayers.

California Republicans Seek New Blood

Byron Tau, Politico

Repubs. are hoping that a bitter education fight in CA will convince Asian Americans to give the party another chance. A vocal segment of the CA Asian community teamed with conservative activists to block a proposed constitutional amendment that would bring affirmative action back to public universities.

Why Mike Lee's TeaParty Response Was Amazing

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Here are a few reasons why Lee's speech was so on-point: he slammed estab. R's, called for protest and cited the Founding Fathers, finally offered a populist Repub. explanation of economic inequality, emphasized education, and pushed states’ rights.

Moms Push Back on Common Core

Liz Klimas, The Blaze

Not only had Common Core been adopted by Colorado in '10, but Jefferson County School District, proposed to start a pilot program for software that would collect and analyze students' data. Parents are alarmed by privacy issues and alarming connections with “big business.” 

Paul Outlines Battle Plan in Cali

David Drucker, Washington Examiner

Sen. Rand Paul’s suggestions on how to woo the Golden State back to the GOP drew mixed reviews.