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Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Propel Yourself Into a New Job, Promotion or Raise...with a bit of work...even if you're stuck @ home - Workplace Coach Blog

MOOC courses can propel yourself into a new job, promotion or raise even if you're stuck @ home

Politics | Indoctrination On Campus

Baseless Israel Bashing Permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Hundreds of people participated in a rally and march in support of the Palestinians on 42nd street in Manhattan in …

News | News

Author of 1619 Project Accepts Payment from Fund Dedicated to Underserved Children

Oregon’s Department of Education diverted money from a program for disadvantaged children to pay speaker fees for the New York Times’...

Miscellaneous | Education

Judge Orders Virginia School to Reinstate Teacher Who Refused to Use Transgender Pronouns

A Virginia state court judge on Tuesday directed Loudoun County School System officials to withdraw their suspension and ...

News | News

PODCAST: Three Cheers for Florida's DeSantis in Going After Critical Race Theory in Schools

An indignantly woke Florida teacher is without a job today after refusing to abide by a Florida law that prohibits the insertion of the Marxist-based Critical Race Theory into the classroom. Floridians have a stand-up Governor to thank for that...

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel May 31, 2021

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel May 31, 2021 Israel goes way beyond what should be expected of any nation of comparable size and population. This week’s medical highlights include therapy for “incurable” wounds and diseases,

News | News

Florida Makes Example of Racist Teacher Who Refused to Follow CRT Ban

A teacher in Duval County Florida was terminated for refusing to abide by an executive order issued by Gov. Ron DeSantis (R), that...

News | News

Massachusetts School Segregating Students Based on Race

In yet another attempt by the education system to cultivate racism among students, a Massachusetts school district has come under fire...

News | News

Biden Seats Yet Another Hyper-Ideologue at the Dept. of Education

President Biden’s handlers have once again picked a hyper-ideologue for a position that will ultimately affect every child’s education..

News | News

France Bans Woke Language in Schools: ‘A Danger to Our Country’

As the United States steamrolls toward Marxism, the French government is taking a stand against the influence of woke-ism banning schools...

News | News

Activist Oklahoma City School Board Misses the Point in Its Mission

In a move that should have every resident of Oklahoma City contemplating the removal of every member of that district’s school board, the eight-member Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education unanimously denounced a new law that implicitly bans t

News | News

Anti-Woke Academics Move to Form Online Education Platform

As mainstream education in the United States takes a knee to woke-ism, scores of scholars, including some distinguished figures from...

News | News

More States Join the Push Back Against Critical Race Theory

South Dakota’s governor has signed a pledge to re-institute accurate US history education in that state’s public schools. South Dakota...

News | News

The Stupidity the Woke Movement Inflicts Upon Society

In a move that screams ‟lowest common denominator,” the California Department of Education’s mathematics curriculum framework for 2021...

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Virginia’s Department Of Education Wants To Institute ‘Social Emotional Learning’ State Wide

The Virginia Education Department is attempting to institute “social-emotional learning” over academic content into the state-wide curriculum. 

News | News

Oklahoma to Ban Teaching of Critical Race Theory in Public Schools

In a victory in the battle to expunge both racism and Marxism from our schools, the Oklahoma Legislature has voted to prohibit public...

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

The End of Basic Education: Biden Issues Universal Public School Critical Race Theory Order

The Biden Department of Education has quietly proposed a new rule prioritizing the use of federal tax dollars for K-12 schools that replace traditional education with “culturally responsive teaching a...

Psychology | Education

Critical Race Theory: What It Is and How to Fight It

No longer simply an academic matter, critical race theory has become a tool of political power. To borrow a phrase from the Marxist theoretician Antonio Gramsci, it is fast achieving “cultural hegemony” in America’s public institutions. More and mor

News | News

Woke-ism’s Critical Race Theory Invasion of Education Being Challenged

A growing number of parents and educators are pushing back against the destructive and divisive Critical Race Theory being inflicted on...

Politics | Politics

California Weighs ‘Equitable Math’: Goal of Obtaining Correct Answer Is Racist

California is considering a math framework that asserts the goal of getting a correct answer in math is an example of racism.

News | News

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel April 12, 2021

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel April 12, 2021 Due to the Passover festival and additional circumstances, the newsletter is shorter than usual. Apologies if I have omitted any articles sent to me recently. I wiill try to include them in a subs

News | Antisemitism Watch

Are Educated People More Anti-Semitic?

A new survey shows that a remedy American Jews have put their faith in for the past century may now be spreading the disease

Politics | Politics

Parental Enemies List in Hand, School Committee Vows to ‘Silence Opposition’ on Critical Race Theory

A non-sanctioned group of public school officials in Loudoun County, Virginia, public schools has secretly pledged to “silence the...

Politics | Corruption

Prager: Most American Schools Are Damaging Your Child

I have been telling parents for decades that sending a child to almost any college is playing Russian roulette with his or her values.But it is a different version of

News | News

Over 1,000 Baltimore School Officials Make $100K a Year as Students Continue to Fail

An examination of city records reveals that a shocking number of school officials in Baltimore, Maryland are making more than $100,000...

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel March 14, 2021

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel March 14, 2021This week’s positive Israel newsletter is full of Israeli innovations and activities that benefit the planet. They include positive coronavirus vaccination information, Covid-19 treatments an

Family & Parenting | Kids

Opinion: Most American Schools Are Damaging Your Child

Commentary I have been telling parents for decades that sending a child to almost any college is playing ...

Politics | Politics

Psaki laughs off question on teaching migrants, not U.S. kids

White House Spokesperson Jen Psaki has come under fire yet again. This time, Psaki laughed off a question about why underage undocumented migrants have not been subjected to a coronavirus lockdown.

Politics | Politics

Researchers: CDC Misrepresented Research To Keep Schools Closed

The team of researchers highlighted that the CDC had used their work to issue recommendations for schools re-openings they claim is based in fear.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Check out how California’s proposed ‘ethnic studies’ curriculum manages to slip in ‘countergenocide’ and ‘queering’ as goals

"The ultimate goal is to 'decolonize' American society" and replace it with … this?

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

WATCH: NYC Mom Livid When Teacher Plays Rap Videos in Zoom Class

A Queens mom was outraged when she realized her son's Zoom class featured rap videos of drug deals, prostitutes, and off-color language.

News | News

K-12 ‘Woke Civics’ an Effort in Indoctrination

The Washington swamp establishment that brought the education system the Common Core standards and encouraged more federal intervention...

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Student in Baltimore high school ranks near the top half of his class with a 0.13 grade point average

He's actually outperforming almost half of his class.

Health & Fitness | Health

Wikipedia's Co-Founder Starts Free-Speech Alternative to Now Leftist Platform

One of the co-founders of the online, community-generated encyclopedia, Wikipedia, has announced he is launching a competing website...

Politics | Narrative

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Says Math, Showing Your Work, Correct Answers Are Racist

As Bill and Melinda Gates aggressively push for the vaccination of the entire world population against COVID, their non-profit organization

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Oregon Educators: Making Math Students Show Their Work Is ‘White Supremacy’

The Oregon Department of Education is seeking to root out "white supremacy" in mathematics, which focuses on “getting the right answer.”

Politics | Narrative

Black Lives Matter Curriculum Is Bludgeoning Black History Month

Parents are noticing that Black Lives Matter curriculum is making its way into the classroom under the guise of Black History Month.

News | News

Teachers Union President Declares In-Person Instruction, Teen Suicides Caused By Lockdowns Are ‘White Privilege’

Scott Wilson, the president of the Washington state-based Pasco Association of Educators (PAE), stated in a Zoom meeting that re-opening

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Everything Is Politics: Why Johnny Doesn't Know Squat About Civics

American education is in crisis. Almost everyone agrees on that but no one agrees on why. "It's those damn liberals," say some. "It's white privilege!" say others.

News | News

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 17, 2021

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 17, 2021 Scientists used to think that there were only 4 elements – earth, air, fire and water. Israeli scientists fighting cancer and Covid show in this week’s newsletter that it’s  much

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

How to keep your kids educated at home during lockdown | WIRED UK

We've collected together the best products and resources to keep your children educated and exercised without having to leave the house

News | News

UNPACKED – Watch How Education Kept Judaism Alive

UNPACKED – Watch How Education Kept Judaism Alive Why has Judaism survived for thousands of years? Along with rituals and communities, a major factor in the endurance of Judaism is the central role of education. In fact, teaching and learning has pr

News | NEWS

Universities Compromise Values for Arab Money

MIT Building 10 and the Great Dome, Cambridge Massachusetts. Photo: John Phelan via Wikicommons. Universities have largely escaped government scrutiny …

News | News

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 3, 2021

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 3, 2021 The new calendar year opens with Israelis constantly renewing. The vaccination of over a million Israelis in just two weeks brings renewed hope of an eventual return to normal life. Israeli medical

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

The Morning Briefing: Biden's Education Plan: Dumb, Woke and Indoctrinated Kids

Biden’s Public Education Nightmare Is Taking Form
Happy Thursday and (Christmas Eve!), my dear Kruiser Morning Briefing friends. Candy canes are the Peeps of Christmas....

News | News

US public school enrollment dips as virus disrupts education

Fearful of sending her two children back to school as the coronavirus pandemic raged in Mississippi, Angela Atkins decided to give virtual learning a chance this fall. Almost immediately, it...

Politics | Politics

Betsy DeVos Warns That Biden Will Pick Education Secretary with Background in Education

“For the past four years, I have worked tirelessly to keep our schools free from education,” she said.

Politics | Politics

Jill Biden’s Doctorate Is Garbage Because Her Dissertation Is Garbage

You can tell someone is smarting from an inferiority complex when he insists on being addressed as “Dr.” on the basis of holding an academic doctorate rather than being a physician. Ph.D. holders who have genuine accomplishments don’t make you call them “

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 13, 2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 13, 2020 This week’s Israeli news was ablaze with the arrival of Covid-19 vaccines, peace with Morocco, and new Israeli medical treatments for MS, stroke and dementia. The future is bright thanks to I

Family & Parenting | Kids

School Supplies from the '80s & '90s That You'll Totally Remember

From card catalogs to Trapper Keepers, here are some of the memorable school supplies that will make your kids go, "huh?”

Family & Parenting | Parenting

5 ways parents can help kids thrive amid remote learning

Here are five strategies and recommendations from experts that can help parents ensure their children are thriving in school this fall, even if they are not in the classroom every day.  

Politics | Politics

Remote learning increases failing grades by 83 percent in Fairfax County, study finds

Many students across the country and the DMV have participated in remote learning for all or most of their coursework, some since the pandemic began in March. Now, a new study focused on Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia is suggesting online schoo

News | News

With DeVos out, Biden plans series of reversals on education

The first task will be addressing schools’ needs in the pandemic.

Politics | Politics

Teachers’ Unions Gleeful: 'Bye Betsy,' End to School Choice

The national teachers’ unions are gleeful that some media outlets have called the presidential election for former Vice President Joe Biden.

Business & Finance | Business

10 Of The Best Online Business Courses To Elevate Your Business Skills

Nine online business courses that will help you boost your business knowledge. Explore branding, marketing, negotiating, public speaking, and more.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Study: More than one in 10 Americans under 40 thinks Jews caused the Holocaust

Holocaust knowledge particularly low in New York, despite state having the largest population of Jews in the US

News | NEWS

Nearly 20 percent of millennials, Gen Z in NY believe Jews caused the Holocaust: survey

Nearly 20 percent of Millennials and Gen Z in New York believe the Jews caused the Holocaust, according to a new survey released on Wednesday.

Politics | The China Threat

Report: College Board Became 'Key Partner' With Chinese Regime

College Board, the academic giant that administers the SAT, served as a "key partner" for the Chinese government for more than two decades, helping them establish controversial Confucius Institute programs across the U.S. K-12 system, according to a new r

News | News

Scammed student sues Navient, asking for cancellation of debt he took on to attend for-profit college

The plaintiff and his mother, who co-signed on his private student loans, are still facing collection activity on what has grown to $69,000 in private...

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump Bans 'Divisive, Un-American Propaganda Training' for Federal Workforce

Critical theory is an unremitting attack on all the norms, traditions, and institutions of American society. Thankfully, President Trump is taking action.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

REPORT: Public Schools ‘Revamping’ History Curriculum After Study Finds Vast Majority Of Teachers Support BLM

Some public schools are considering revamping their history curriculum after a study from the EdWeek Research Center found that more than 80% of teachers support the Black Lives Matter movement. The Daily Mail reports that educators are looking to institu

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Iowa Professor’s Syllabus: You’ll Be Dismissed If You Oppose Pro-Choice Or Black Lives Matter Positions

A professor of English at Iowa State University issued a syllabus for her class asserting that any student who opposes the pro-choice perspective or the Black Lives Matter movement will have created “grounds for dismissal from the classroom.” Chloe Clark 

News | News

Feds say Yale discriminates against Asian, white applicants

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department investigation has found Yale University is illegally discriminating against Asian American and white applicants, in violation of federal civil rights law,...

Politics | Malfeasance

Inside California Democrats' Hard Work To Deny The Poor An Education

'If people want to talk about systemic racism and the marginalization of minorities,' a single mother in California told The Federalist, 'this is it.'

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Virginia Mandates Slavery Lessons for Kindergarteners

Virginia kindergarten students will learn about institutional racism alongside the alphabet, according to a new curriculum created for the upcoming school year. Loudoun County is adding "social justice" to the mission of teaching elementary school student

Politics | Malfeasance

LA Teachers Union Demands Defunding Of Police, Medicare-For-All And Ban On New Charter Schools As Conditions For Reopening

A major Los Angeles teachers union said in a research paper issued Thursday that the reopening of schools should be conditioned upon the passage of Medicare for All.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Study from the New England Journal of Medicine Shows the Only Reason for Keeping Children Home from School is Politics

The results from a study reported in the New England Journal of Medicine show that the only reason children are being kept from school due to the China coronavirus is politics. The New England Journal of Medicine released the results of a study on the Chi

Family & Parenting | Kids

L.A. Teachers Union: Schools Can’t Reopen Unless Charter Schools Shut Down, Police Defunded - California Globe

In what appears to be a labor union power play, the United Teachers Los Angeles union announced Friday that Los Angeles Unified District schools

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel July 12,2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel July 12, 2020 Israel continues to develop tests and treatments to combat the Covid-19 virus that attacks the respiratory system and also restricts many of us from enjoying the fresh air outside. Other Israeli me

Family & Parenting | Kids

How to decide whether to send kids back to school during the pandemic - Insider

Emily Oster collected data from childcare centers that stayed open during the pandemic and found low rates of the coronavirus among staff and kids.

Family & Parenting | Kids

U.S. Pediatricians Call For In-Person School This Fall

The dangers of social isolation outweigh the risks of in-person classes for most children, says the American Academy of Pediatrics.

News | News

My Kids' Public School Held A Workshop Teaching The Police Are Racists

The left has moved beyond indoctrination through biased textbooks and false narratives. Now, our kids are being taught to channel their anger in protest.

News | The News

UC System Discarded SAT Test As Hard On Minorities. They Ignored Study Saying It Actually Helped Minority Admissions.

In May, the Board of Regents of the University of California voted unanimously to jettison the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and ACT over the next five years for use in judging admissions, with some members saying that the test itself was racist and ther

Politics | Op-Ed

How Our Anti-American Education System Made Riots Inevitable

Rioting social justice warriors are remaking the world as they see fit, consistent with what they’ve been taught from K-12 to higher ed.

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

The Los Angeles County Office of Education Loses Its Damn Mind

he school-to-prison pipeline in Los Angeles County just got a whole lot shorter. In fact, for the coming school year, it will disappear entirely! Now they will waste no time. The schools themselves will become prisons. That, at least, is the gist of a rec

Politics | Academia

American Colleges Are Headed for a Meltdown

America's colleges have never seen anything like the financial meltdown the coronavirus is about to bring to their campuses.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

How universities can help save the startup model | VentureBeat

Entrepreneurship doesn't have to go on hold during the current pandemic. Universities can offer funding, safety, and flexibility to young innovators.

Science & Technology | Science

The American Museum of Natural History Is Hosting a Virtual Field Trip to Mars

If you're looking for a change of scenery, join the American Museum of Natural History on May 8 to explore the surface of Mars without leaving home.

Science & Technology | Technology

When Schools Reopen, Don't Ditch Online Learning | WIRED

Blending classroom teaching and virtual education keeps students flexible and engaged.

Politics | Politics

School’s Out Forever? - American Greatness

ith just about every public school in the country closed at this time, the only way for kids to get an education is at home. Many see this as nothing less than tragic. Writing in Education Week, Stephen Sawchuk claims that schools are an “absolute necessi

News | In The News

Why people with student debt are refusing to repay it

People are going on strike against their student debt. Here's why.

Family & Parenting | Kids

How It Feels to Be the Mom of Kids That Are Being Bullied

"I want to tell you how it feels to stand by the door, waiting for the school bus, and praying, 'Please, God, let him have had a good day,' and knowing the answer two steps after he gets off the school bus."

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

America’s College Professors Are 95 Times More Likely To Donate To Democrats Than Republicans, Study Shows

College professors in America are vastly more likely to donate to Democrats than they are to Republicans, according to a new study. The study, conducted by Heterodox Academy Director of Research Sean Stevens and Brooklyn College Professor Mitchell Langber

News | News

Holocaust Anniversary Highlights Role of Education, Legislation to Stem Violent Antisemitism

Holocaust Anniversary Highlights Role of Education, Legislation to Stem Violent Antisemitism Focus Point: ” Please share these talking points with people in your network as passionate and knowledgeable about Jewish and Israeli affairs as you.”

News | News

Holy Land Uncovered An Interview with Dr Peri Sinclair

Holy Land Uncovered An Interview with Dr Peri Sinclair Dialogue and Identity, in partnership with the Rossing Center for Education and Dialogue, brings together Jewish and Arab schoolchildren and educators from all over Israel. Jewish and Arab schools are

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

BrightVibes

We believe in the power of Contagiously Inspiring Stories. As an opposing force to the torrent of negative news that leaves people numb, we put positive change makers in the spotlight. With our stories we want to inspire you to also have positive impact.

Politics | BDS

BDS Faculty Using Classrooms to Promote 'Politically-Motivated, Anti-Israel Perspective,' Study Suggests

An illustrative photo of a university classroom. Photo: Public domain. Academic instructors who back the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment, and sanctions …

Family & Parenting | Kid's

Want to Raise a High-Achieving Test Taker? Talk to Them Like This | Fatherly

The way you talk to toddlers can turn them into a high-achieving test taker. But quantity isn't the answer. Not just any conversation will do.

Miscellaneous | This is stuff I like

New Jersey Is the Latest State to Push for Cursive in the Classroom

The anchor-esque Fs, loopy Js, and the rest of the cursive alphabet are staging a comeback in New Jersey.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Nov 24, 2019

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Nov 24, 2019 The highlights include: Doctors can now repair knees using Israeli-developed artificial cartilage. Israel received a humanitarian award for its aid to Puerto Rica. An Israel-developed herbicide cont

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

The Ramanujan Summation: 1 + 2 + 3 + ⋯ + ∞ = -1/12?

This is what my mom said to me when I told her about this little mathematical anomaly. And it is just that, an anomaly. After all, it defies basic logic. How could adding positive numbers equal not…

News | News

After Years of Common Core, Betsy DeVos Announces 'Devastating' Results

'We cannot abide these poor results any longer. We can neither excuse them away nor simply throw more money at the problem.'

Politics | Politics

Woke History Is Making Big Inroads in High Schools

Woke History Is Making Big Inroads in High Schools | RealClearPolitics

News | Fun With Islam

In Whitewashing Islamism, Some K-12 Programs Advance Jihad : Middle East Forum

You may have read about the proposed ethnic studies curriculum developed for California public high schools, which caused an uproar because of its biased treatment of Jews and Israel, support for the BDS movement, and fear that it fomented anti-Semitism

Family & Parenting | Kids

The Right Age to Get a Family Pet

Experts weigh in on the signs your kid is ready for a family pet.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Another Study Shows Teens Do Better with Later Start Times

Researchers discovered that middle and high school students slept longer and were less likely to be too drowsy to finish their homework if their schools started later in the morning.

News | News

Steve Kramer - How Ignorant Can a College Freshman Be ... Very

Steve Kramer – How Ignorant Can a College Freshman Be … Very The British “Independent” (independent.co.uk) internet newspaper recently printed an article by a very ignorant young American who had just finished her freshman year in college.

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

California bans schools from suspending students solely for disruptive behavior | TheHill

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) has signed off on legislation banning schools in the state from suspending students for disruptive behavior.

Family & Parenting | Kids

How do you find water bears (tardigrades) in the wild? | The Kid Should See This

Tardigrades (also called water bears or moss piglets) refer to over 1,150 species of microscopic aquatic animals that can be found in moss, ferns,

Family & Parenting | Kids

11 Reasons Why Chores Make Kids More Successful (According to Studies)

You’ve been there before: dinner is over, you’ve got a pile of dishes to clear and the kids are—surprisingly—nowhere to be found. It’s a rare kid who clamors to scrub the kitchen, but studies show that assigning chores helps children build life skills and grow into well-adjusted young adults.

History | History

U.S. History Doesn’t Need To Be ‘Reframed’ Around Identity Politics; It Already Has Been

The myth that students and readers are getting some rose-colored version of American history is nonsense. So what is the 1619 Project really trying to do?

Family & Parenting | Kids

Best Children’s Museums in Los Angeles

Looking for the best kids museums? These family-favorite museums are some of the best in the world and luckily, in Los Angeles.

Politics | Politics

Opinion: Signs of anti-Semitism in state ethnic studies plan - Los Angeles Times

Public high schools in California should teach ethnic studies. But a draft of the model curriculum the state is developing carries more than a whiff of anti-Jewish bias.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Principal Who Tried to Stay ‘Politically Neutral’ About Holocaust Is Removed

“I can’t say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event because I am not in a position to do so as a school district employee,” said the principal of a high school in Boca Raton, Fla.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

'Educated' Democrats Most Likely To Vilify, Attack Political Opponents: Study

New research has found that staunch Republicans and Democrats have inaccurate and exaggerated views of how each side views the world.

News | Education News

Kindergarten Teacher Talks Quitting Job in Controversial Post: My Mental 'Health Was in Jeopardy'

Jessica Gentry says she loves children, but had to leave the profession for the sake of her mental and physical health

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Inside the Elementary School Where Drug Addiction Sets the Curriculum

About half of the student body at one Ohio elementary school has witnessed drug use at home. Educators spend time every day teaching the children how to cope.

Advice & Self-Help | Education

The 10 Smartest Online Courses You Can Sign Up For in June 2019

Thanks to online education providers like edX, Udemy, and Coursera, you can take interesting classes at home with just a computer and an internet connection.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Award-Winning Kids Books Every Kid Should Read

These award-winning children's books are the best kids books for anyone looking for the perfect summer reading list.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

America Has Become a Place Where Spoiled Children Paying $60,000 Tuition Consider Themselves 'Victims'

"I don't feel safe," says a Harvard student in a video. What threatens her? The dean of her Harvard dormitory, law professor Ronald Sullivan, agreed to be part of accused sexual harasser Harvey Weinstein's legal defense team. Sullivan and his wife were de

News | News

These Americans fled the country to escape their giant student debt

Some student loan borrowers are packing their bags and fleeing to other countries, where the cost of living is lower and debt collectors wield less power.

Family & Parenting | Kids

This Utah Elementary School Has a Book Vending Machine to Foster a Love of Reading

Granger Elementary in West Valley City, Utah, just installed a vending machine that dispenses books instead of potato chips.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

How one couple worked charter school regulations to make millions

California’s charter law — passed in 1992 — allowed for charter schools to be authorized and overseen by hundreds of school districts. It also allowed for multiple appeals if schools were denied. Clark and Jeanette Parker were charter operators who

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Homeless mother Tanya McDowell who sent son, 6, to better school in wrong town jailed for five years | Daily Mail Online

Tonya McDowell sent her son to an elementary school in Norwalk, Connecticut, instead of her home city of Bridgeport. She said she wanted the best education possible for the boy.

Family & Parenting | Kids

How to Get the Kids Out the Door on Time in the Morning

“Either you have a pleasant morning or everyone gets to school on time.” 

Politics | Op-Ed

AOC: The Perfect Graduate of Today's Biased Colleges

Reforming our educational system is the most important mission of our time.

Politics | Politics

LA teachers strike was a fight about charter schools, not students

Don't let myths perpetuate a massive, outdated system. The hope for students lies in charter schools. That's what public education should look like.

Politics | Op-Ed

Opinion | Teachers Unions Don’t Really Strike for ‘the Kids’

When the United Auto Workers walk off the job, no one pretends they care about car buyers.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Can't Afford an MBA? Read These 6 Books to Educate Yourself Instead

An MBA is an extended and expensive networking opportunity but not the only way to educate yourself about business.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Does it matter where you go to college? — The Atlantic

Research suggests that elite colleges don’t really help rich white guys. But they can have a big effect if you’re not rich, not white, or not a guy.

History | Women in history

The story of this Japanese woman changed her country forever

This powerful woman became Japan’s first college-educated female and changed the lives of Japanese women forever, sacrificing her own happiness. Read on to find out more about this inspiring story.

News | The News

Thomas Sowell: The Moral Bankruptcy Of Charter School Opponents | Investor's Business Daily

Among the consequences of Democrats' recent election victories, especially at the state and local levels, is the election of officials who have publicly announced their opposition to charter schools

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

UCLA Shamefully Condones Students for Justice in Palestine

Imagine if the KKK asked to hold a conference at UCLA. Does anyone seriously believe that the administration would allow...

Science & Technology | Social Media

Instagram might be working on school Stories

It would only contain content from a particular school’s student body.

News | News

Judge Orders Betsy DeVos To Begin Student Loan Forgiveness

Here's how it can impact your student loans.

News | Antisemitism Watch

How Terrorist Funders Get U.S. Schools To Teach Anti-Jew Propaganda

Indoctrinating U.S. children in Massachusetts shows just a sliver of the Arab theocracies’ larger influence operations within the American schools.

History | History

Americans Have Almost Entirely Forgotten Their History

History blindness, and a lack of basic civic knowledge, is unhealthy for a free country. Today, we are too busy tearing down our history than learning from it. That needs to change.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Video Games You Can Feel Good About Your Kid Playing After School

Check out these great games that you can "yes" to after school—or anytime.

Politics | PC Culture

Florida Teacher Fired After Not Giving Students Credit For Work Not Turned In

A Florida teacher says she was fired from her job at West Gate in Port Saint Lucie earlier this month for refusing to give students credit for a project that students did not turn in,

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

Heather Heying: Free Speech on Campus

Heather Heying at the US Department of Justice forum on Free Speech on College Campuses - 9/17/2018. Help support Heather's work on patreon: https://www.patr...

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

At Hebrew University, all students will study entrepreneurship | The Times of Israel

Everyone in the workforce today needs to know how to be innovative, says the new managing director of the university's Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center

Politics | Interesting Links

SURVEY: 52% Of Voters Cannot Name A Single Supreme Court Justice | Daily Wire

According to a C-SPAN/PBS survey of 1,000 likely voters conducted between August 13-15, a staggering 52% of Americans cannot name

History | History

VR Tech Is Playing A Key Role In Holocaust Education And Awareness | Social Awareness

Israeli initiatives are harnessing advanced technologies to capture the stories of survivors for Holocaust remembrance.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean ride updates

“I kept thinking of a little girl riding that boat right now. Is this a scene we want her to be seeing?”

Family & Parenting | Kids

The Best Backpacks for Kids

School-aged kids need cool backpacks and we've found some of the cutest ones out there.

Family & Parenting | Kids

The best universities in the world, according to QS - Business Insider

Every year QS ranks universities around the world using a methodology that evaluates academic reputation, employer reputation, student-to-faculty ratio, as well as international reputation.

Psychology | Personality

New Study: The Genetics of Staying in School - The Atlantic

Researchers have found 1,271 gene variants associated with years of formal education. That’s important, but not for the obvious reasons.

Advice & Self-Help | Meditation and Other Practices

Scent Of Coffee Alone Can Help Improve Test Performance, Boosts Mental Alertness - Study Finds

A new study shows that simply the smell of a cup of coffee can boost your academic performance by helping you score better on tests.

Politics | Op-Ed

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Generation Know-Nothing’s Perfect Representative

It’s not what Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn’t know that gets her into trouble; it’s what she knows for sure that just ain’t so.