School News (Jan 20 – 31, 2013)

January 31, 2013

Elementary Student Suspended For Building Gun Out Of Legos

Detroit Public Schools: Bankrupting Minority Students’ Futures

Colorado High school Students Read Pledge Of Allegiance In Arabic

January 30, 2013

New York City’s Schools Could Lose 2,500 Teachers By Next Year

Student Loan Bubble Update: This Situation Is Simply Unsustainable

Christian School Locked In Legal Battle With Teachers Fired For Refusing To Affirm Their Faith

Proposed B.C. Christian Law School Attacked By Pro-Gay Activists Over Voluntary Morality Pledge

January 29, 2013

Colorado Senate Shoots Down Bill Allowing Teachers To Pack Heat

What’s The Flipped Learning Model That’s Revolutionizing How Kids Are Taught Across The Country?

Why School Choice Works

January 28, 2013

DC Democrats Sell Minority Students Education Short

Perv Teacher Earns $1 Million As He Can’t Be Fired

Mosqueing The Public School: Muslim High School Students Demand Prayer Accommodations In MD Public School

January 25, 2013

Teacher Training Model Opens Ministry Doors

Michigan Union Set To Sue Its Own Members Over Dues

Primary School Bans Six-Year-Old Boy From Wearing Christian Band In Class For Health And Safety Reasons

January 24, 2013

Mom Pays For Armed Guard At Child’s School

New Website Unpacks The Common Core Standards For Educators, Parents

Melissa Cairns, Ohio Teacher, Faces Firing For Facebook Photo Of Duct Tape Over Students Mouths

Want To Tell The State To Stick It? Homeschool Your Kids

Los Angeles Teacher Suspected Of Molesting 20 Kids

January 23, 2013

Homeschoolers Fight State Over Schedule Demands

Statement From Secretary Duncan On NCES Public School Graduates And Dropouts Report

New York City Schools Hoping To Use Social Media In The Classroom

Rotten To The Core: Obama’s War On Academic Standards (Part 1)”

January 22, 2013

Bible Finds Way Back Into School

Occupy Schools: Oakland Teachers Group Makes Anti-Capitalist Agenda Clear

School Expels Student For Unprofessional Conduct After He Discovers, Tests System Security Vulnerability

January 21, 2013

Los Angeles Teachers Agree To Student Test Scores In Evaluations

New Study Damns Quality Of Elective Bible Courses In Texas Public Schools

Teachers To Receive Firearms Training In Wake Of Mass Shootings

January 20, 2013

The Pros And Cons Of U.S. Education

No Deal On Teacher Evaluations Between New York City, Union

Bill Ayers to Keynote Association of Teacher Educators Annual Meeting

Educators Hit by ObamaCare

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