Author: Dr. Fred Eichelman

A Painful Lesson Virginia Learned When Gov’t Took Over Textbook Writing

Educators in Virginia back in the 50’s and 60’s should remember well that we had an example of Common Core enforced by the state for fifteen years. It was an example of what happens...

President Donald Trump: Save the Coal Industry, Save America

It was once said that coal mining was the backbone of America. That can be true again.

Hillary Will Abort 1,000 Years of Energy Independence

As the 2016 presidential campaign is coming to a close there is one issue this writer would like to have seen stressed more than it has been. That is energy and the issue comes strongly to my...

After Teaching 4 Decades, Retired Teacher Sees Necessity For Home Schooling

I know I may be accused of betraying my profession. I am in the process of finishing an amazing book, one of the best books on education that I have read in years, They’re Your Kids-An...

My Favorite National Republican Convention: Miami 1968

Dr. Fred Eichelman shares his experiences from the 1968 National Republican Convention.