Current Events

(Editor’s note: Mary Sue presented the following at the Women’s Guild meeting tonight and at the Education meeting Tuesday.) 1. A student who said at the end of an announcements at a public school, “God Bless America.  Keep us safe” was reprimanded by his principal.  Some students reported the incident to the ACLU.  But after […]

Invitation to Pizza and Politics: Learn about Common Core

To learn what’s happening in our schools: impact of Common Core and CSCOPE College Board determining what’s taught with SAT, GED and APUSH tests drive for progressive transformation of Texas education data mining to include behavior, fingerprints, parents’ religion, etc. students used as pawns in schemes of education leaders, You are invited to attend “Pizza […]

Take a stand for American history

(This article first appeared as a guest editorial on theeagle.com.) Leonard Pitts said, “The tale of two Americas must be told.” (Eagle, Sept. 28) I agree. First he discussed some good things America has done. Then he told about some bad things America has done and gave his opinion that America contributed to the rise […]

Report: Reject AP U.S. History (APUSH) Framework and Exam

The Federal Education Bureaucracy  is trying to dumb down students in regards to American History. The newly revised AP (advanced placement) U.S. History exam is to be taken by America’s top students in May 2015. The framework (curriculum) and exam have been revised by the College Board, a private company making millions, now headed by David Coleman, […]