There are predators in our midst and they’re stalking parents, children and our State’s Government. The goal is to take control of our schools systems, our Governors, our children and parental supervision. It’s a deadly game that must…Continue
By Craig Andresen on October 21, 2014 at 2:41 am
It had to be somewhere between pissed and panic mode after what transpired Sunday in Maryland and I’m willing to bet there were people hiding under their collective desks trying to dodge the verbal hand grenades, tirades and mayhem.
By Craig Andresen on October 17, 2014 at 3:33 am
Craig: I think it’s time we have a conversation about the election coming up on November 4th. I’m seeing a lot of stuff in social…Continue
Here are ten reasons why parents should keep their kids in public schools:
1 – Public schools can cripple your child’s ability to read. The schools use a special reading-instruction method to do this called whole-language (or balanced literacy). But that’s a good thing. Why do kids need to read anyhow? It only gives them ambitions to go to…Continue
Added by Joel Turtel on September 30, 2014 at 4:27pm — No Comments
Suppose a contractor was building a house for you, and for some strange reason he convinced you to build your house on a garbage dump. The house was supposed to cost $150,000 to build, but the contractor is having problems. Every time he tries to lay his foundations, the foundations sink in the earth that has been rotted out by garbage.
So the contractor keeps trying new ways to fortify the earth to hold the foundations. He tries steel rods in the earth. He tries a different kind of…Continue
By Craig Andresen on August 29, 2014 at 4:36 am
We’ve reached the end of the week and the beginning of a 3 day weekend. I know you’re probably heading somewhere, to forget reality for a few days and, YOU, my Patriot friends deserve it.
LIBERALS on the other hand, are on a lifetime break from reality so THEY probably won’t even notive the…Continue
(originally posted at Texas CScope Review)
by Fil Barnes, science teacher.
I am not a perfect person. It is easy to say that, because none of us are.
I am, however, an excellent teacher.
I would not know this from the evaluations given to me by principals and…Continue
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By Craig Andresen on July 15, 2014 at 4:31 am
There is a good chance that there will be passengers on your flight who boarded without any identification whatsoever.
"Daddy?," said the beautiful, ten-year-old girl to her father.
Her father, Josh Hanlan, sat in front of his computer, studying complex engineering designs on the screen. He didn't seem to hear his daughter.
Mary Hanlan knew how engrossed her father got when he was working, and smiled adoringly at his handsome face peering intently at the computer, clicking his mouse furiously,…Continue
Added by Joel Turtel on July 11, 2014 at 8:02am — No Comments
Education is widely recognized as the most important element of success, growth for any nation. Common Core should be the last straw for angry American parents that are seeing our nation, and our children’s educations, degraded.
The thinly disguised federalization of Americas education system under…Continue
By Craig Andresen on May 12, 2014 at 6:07 am
Let me explain.
Too many years ago, when I was a public school student, 2+2 equaled 4. Everybody knew it and…Continue
An investigative report conducted by Politico this week says that $1 Billion in tax payer funds will go to Christian schools in the form of vouchers. School choice advocates will call this a victory. The founders believed this practice to be destructive to both liberty and faith. The Politico article serves illustrate that point.…Continue
I've read many articles about INSANE decisions by various officials in various public schools in various states. Today I read one which, in certain respects tops them all.
It's about a high school honor student, soon to begin applying for scholarships and college admission. His school has a "Zero Tolerance" policy on weapons possession, including knives with blades longer than 3". …Continue
Education matters. All you need is a willingness to teach and someone with a willingness to learn. No money, no teaching certificate, no college degree or state license. Just you the teacher and the student.
Jessica was 16 when I first met her in 2006. She was Donna’s (my then girlfriend and now fiance) grand daughter. Jess was in the 10th grade at the time. Donna said she had trouble with math. Since I’m good with math and had helped many people over the years I was intrigued. Just…Continue
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by Diane Rufino, May 26, 2013
At the “core” of Common Core is…Continue
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by Diane Rufino, May 11, 2013
Common Core is an educational curriculum being forced upon the states by the Obama administration, which is scheduled to be mostly implemented this year in the 46 states that have adopted it. Common Core eliminates local control over K-12…Continue
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