Post Tagged with: "schools"

March 27, 2013 10:52

Education Costs Higher Than Reported

It turns out, states are hiding some of the teachers’ benefits.

December 4, 2012 08:25

5 States Adding Indoctrination Time to Schools for Unions

Over 60% of 9th graders believe its the government’s responsibility to guarantee a job. 63.5% believe its the government’s duty to redistribute wealth. Our schools have become nothing more than leftist indoctrination centers. More time in these indoctrination camps will not improve education. There has been no improvement in real education since the 2nd worst president, Jimmy Carter, gave the unions the Department of Education to control schools. Two trillion dollars has been spent on education with nothing to show for it. It’s time to eliminate the Department of Indoctrination and give schools back to their communities. More ….

March 13, 2012 03:55

A Failing Grade for America’s Educational System

“The United States ranked 23rd in science, 17th in reading, and—worst of all—31st in math.” The dropout rate nationwide wavers between 30 percent and 40 percent with urban center dropout rates as high as 80 percent.

March 18, 2011 05:50

How Public Employee Unions Are Bankrupting the Nation, Part II

Last week we presented you with the first part of our interview with Steven Greenhut, author of Plunder: How Public Employee Unions Are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling Our Lives, and Bankrupting the Nation.

March 14, 2011 04:38

Public schools hiding the true cost per student

What is the true cost of public education? According to a new study by the Cato Institute, some of the nation’s largest public school districts are under reporting the true cost of government-run education programs.

February 11, 2011 07:44

Chris Christie Discusses Why His School Reforms are So Important

Responding to a student’s mother’s complaint about the school system Christie said ‘We have to grab this system by the roots and yank it out and start over.’

January 14, 2011 05:47

Rhee: “Now is the Time to Act” in Education Reform

The latest embarrassing rankings of U.S. students by the Program for International Student Assessment compared to their international peers (of 65 countries, American 15-year-olds were 17th in reading, 23rd in science, and 31st in math), can focus the nation on the need for change.

October 1, 2010 09:27

Stupid in America: How We Cheat Our Kids

John Stossel video special on education.

October 1, 2010 07:09

Sen. Tom A. Coburn: Big Government and teachers unions are failing our children

Dept. of Education is a 30-yr experiment in insanity that needs to end.

September 15, 2010 11:19

Obama’s Safe School Czar Admits Gay Curriculum is the Ultimate Goal

There is something topsy turvy in a nation where the ‘safe schools’ czar is pushing the GLSTN agenda in the schools and blocking school choice over the gay agenda to indoctrinate children.