July 20, 2019

Donald Trump Signed Executive Order To Pull Feds Out Of K-12 Education – Promise To Return School Control To State And Local Officials

President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to start pulling the federal government out of K-12 education, following through on a campaign promise to return school control to state and local officials. The order, dubbed the “Education Federalism Executive Order,” will launch a 300-day review of Obama-era regulations and guidance for school districts and directs […]

The K-12 Code Can Stop Political Child Abuse

To order the Freedom Center’s latest pamphlet, “Leftist Indoctrination In Our K-12 Public Schools,” click here or to learn more about the Center’s Stop K-12 Indoctrination campaign, click here. Hampton Middle School has a problem. The school in Hampton, Georgia managed to make national news twice in one week. A sixth-grade teacher from the school […]

BEAR WITNESS CENTRAL SUPPORTS FLORIDA BILLS TO RESTORE LOCAL K-12 EDUCATION CONTROL

Bear Witness Central supports Florida Bills SB1018/HB899 and Florida Citizens Alliance diligent work on both  comprehensive bills to restore local K-12 education control and a focused curriculum to fix the loopholes in SB 864, passed in 2014 as FS 1006.283. SB1018/HB899 Bills provide needed criteria to assess adequacy of instructional materials given the parent’s right […]

Obama Playing Gotcha with K-12 Tests

The Race to the Top Initiative created an opportunity for President Obama’s administration to wrest control over K-12 testing—from the international level to the classroom level—aligning most testing to Common Core “college and career ready” standards. Despite trying, states like Indiana and Oklahoma have found it impossible to exit Common Core because of this testing […]

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