School districts across the country are adopting weakened grading scales to help more underachieving students go home with a grade they don’t deserve.
Censorship is very much in the news, with the latest example being the effort by the progressive movement to silence pro-Trump Fox News host Laura Ingraham after a petty social media dustup with a Parkland high school student who champions gun control.
There is a reason that people have learned reading, writing and arithmetic in generally the same way over the years, and that’s because the tried-and-true traditional methods work. That’s why many people wondered what the real agenda of the Common Core national standards were when the Obama administration started pushing for it so relentlessly. This ridiculous set of educational standards has left many students and parents baffled and frustrated, and it’s believed to be a key reason that American kids are lagging behind other nations in academic performance.
PBSpot Admin, October 25, 2013
The real “Lone Ranger,” it turns out, was an African American man named Bass Reeves, who the legend was based upon. Perhaps not surprisingly, many aspects of his life were written out of the story, including his ethnicity.
Rhonda Attar, March 3, 2016
“Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.” Proverbs 5:15 (The Israel Bible™)
Norbert Michel, February 24, 2016
Several politicians have recently been offering free goodies to voters. One of the most popular of these, oddly enough, is something that several state governments have already tackled: free college tuition.
Pauline Anderson, February 10, 2016
There's more evidence pointing to a decline in the incidence of dementia
Jennifer Lea Reynolds, February 4 2016
Most everyone knows not to head to work, a social event or school with a raging cold, complete with frequent bathroom trips and excessive nose-blowing.