Windham County Districts Revolt Against School Consolidation in Vermont

A backlash over statewide school consolidation is under way in Vermont as members of the Windham Southeast Supervisory Union Board sent a letter to state officials this week expressing united opposition to H.361. At a full meeting of the Board Tuesday night, representatives from all six school boards in the supervisory union voted in favor of a statement critical […]

Common Core, Part 3

LEARN the FACTS about Common Core’s Communist Roots The latest installment in a series from Dr. Dennis Cuddy, “Common Core: Part 3” was published on NewsWithViews, March 30, 2015. Dr. Cuddy wrote about a trip that the “‘Father of Progressive Education’ (and later National Education Association honorary president) John Dewey” took to the Soviet Union […]

Lamar vs. Aldous

NO WAY, ESEA! The ULTIMATE REVOLUTION ~Wrap-around health services ~Community welfare “hubs” A 3D Research Report by a Grassroots Mother Coming at us from every direction. . . . Lamar Alexander’s blueprint for the Reauthorization of the ESEA agenda is based on an old roadmap developed by Aldous and Julian Huxley. Lamar’s agenda can be […]

Vermont House Approves Forced Consolidation of School Districts

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Despite one lawmaker’s valiant effort to preserve local control over schools in Vermont, the state House on Wednesday voted 88-55 to force districts to merge into 1,100-student pre-K-12 education systems, or to have the Agency of Education do it for them. As representatives discussed H.361 — the House Education Committee bill to reorganize 270-plus school districts […]

Grassroots Response to Marc Tucker

No way, ESEA!   FOR THOSE AMERICANS WHO HAVE BEEN LIVING ON MARS: THE MORE BILLIONS THE GOVERNMENT SPENDS ON EDUCATION THE MORE THE DECLINE IN TRADITIONAL ACADEMIC TEST SCORES $ee the earlier post about MARC TUCKER of the CARNEGIE CORPORATION titled “Governance” – Eradication of Representative Government: Marc Tucker’s Goodbye to Your Rights and […]

School Officials Learning Coercive Interrogations Tactics to Extract Confessions from Kids

Adult interrogation methods do not belong in the classroom, so why are school administrators throughout the United States being trained to use them on their students in order to extract confessions? John E. Reid & Associates is the largest interrogation trainer in the world and teaches such methods to hundreds of school administrators each year. […]

Wrong, Wrong, Wrong on H.R. 5

An Alert by Anita Hoge National Review Online and Thomas B. Fordham Institute are wrong, wrong, wrong on HR 5. National Review Online and Fordham Institute are totally wrong on HR 5. They are calling HR 5 as “take back our schools” legislation and that “federal overreach in education might finally be coming to a […]

(Part two) School consolidation leads to voluntary teacher-staff reductions, VSBA exec says

FA Note: Again, as with Part One of this series published March 17, please crit­i­cally exam­ine this arti­cle in lieu of the warn­ings of Char­lotte Iser­byt, Anita Hoge, and oth­ers about pro­posed edu­ca­tion “reform” in our nation,especially charter (contract) schools, in the communist model. WHERE’S THE SAVINGS? Advocates of school consolidation in Vermont say merging […]