Category: Parenting

The Cure for Autism: More Testing, More Schoolwork, a Robust Curriculum, and High Expectations?

Parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder must be jumping for joy upon the news of the cure for Autism and all disabilities in a June 24th media conference call. According to an NPR...

Common Core Oklahoma Back in the News

Oklahoma has made national news again!  Our governor-appointed School Board and a few others have filed a lawsuit over HB3399 to repeal Common Core.   The claim is that it is unconstitutional for...

Did You Know Obamacare Can Now Collect DNA Info on Newborns?

On June 24th, 2014 the U.S. House passed HR 1281, a bill that nationalizes newborn genetic screening without consent. It passed on a voice vote without a roll call or amendments. HR 1281 may be...

War on Boys

What ever happened to letting “boys be boys?” Take these two cases: In one, a seven-year-old boy was sent home for nibbling a Pop Tart into a gun. In another, a teacher was so alarmed...

The Democrat Dilemma Over Charter Schools

Are Democrats eating their own over charter schools? At the center of this firestorm is the decision to displace the 200 students from the highly performing Success Academy Harlem Central Middle...

What Did Your Parents Most Want You to Be?

When parents boast about their children with other people, what do most say first? Is it how nice they are to strangers? Or how much volunteering they did last year? Usually not. More often, they...

The Slick New Common Core Brochure of Lies

They have slick-suited lobbyists taking your Representative to lunch, offering them campaign dollars to buy this mess. Why? They want your children to be compliant little worker bees for their...

Think Your Child Can Opt Out of Common Core Testing? Think Again…

This is from Mississippi, but could easily be from any state in the U.S. Parents are being bullied for asking questions about their children’s education. Please read the EagNews.org article...

CO School Board Seemingly Bought & Sold–Did Gates Buy Your School Board, Too?

Recently I was pointed in the direction of where one might look if they wanted to find details about state school boards and how they might have come to the decision to adopt Common Core.  Let me...

Experts Question ADHD Drug Study–But Is It Too Late For the Children?

Last week, while browsing the net, I came across an article regarding a 20-year-old study on the use of drugs as treatment for ADHD. This subject particularly hit home to me, as I am a mother of...

Mother Destroys Common Core in Four Minutes

Karen Lamoreaux, mother of three, destroyed the Common Core program in four minutes at a recent school board meeting. In her powerful speech, Lamoreaux described Common Core: This is nothing more...

Awarding Parents Money For Not Having a Dead Child: Modern-Day Eugenics

At the young age of 11 years old, I will never forget the images of the Dachau concentration camp that my family and I visited while on vacation in Germany.  The memorial set up on the site of...

Homeschoolers Beware: Ohio Under Attack!

There’s a disturbing new law being proposed in Ohio. It will fundamentally change homeschoolers lives and bring the government right into their homes. Teddy’s Law is being sponsored by Capri...

UK Threatens Opt-Out Kids w/ ‘Racial Discrimination’: Coming to US?

Parents in Britain were recently threatened with a letter from their school stating that their children would be accused of “Racial Discrimination” if they refused to allow the children to attend...

Common Core Lacks Content

Something that is often heard from Common Core Opponents is that the standards themselves lack content.  It’s something you can say and it sounds pretty smart, but can you define what it means if...

“Are You a Righty or a Lefty?” Common Core Political Survey for SIXTH GRADERS

There are so many bad things about the Common Core that often times the actual pieces of curriculum that are being used are overlooked. Right now it is said that teachers and districts can...

Homeschoolers Beware: Parental Rights Under Attack

Yes, our parental rights are under attack. They have been for quite some time but only now are some of us waking up and beginning to see the light. Nowhere other than the fight against the Common...

Obama Wants Your Children’s Data: Common Core Early Learning Initiative

President Obama is very interested in your kids. He wants to know virtually everything about them. We found this out while researching the Common Core Standards. We saw that in order for states...