Students on Townhall

Bob Barr - Wed Apr 3

A few years ago, Dr. Beverly L. Hall was the well-respected Superintendent of the Atlanta Public School system. In fact, in 2009 she was recognized as “Superintendent of the Year” by the American Association of School Administrators, and was subsequently invited to the White House by the U.S. Secretary of Education. Hall’s job was not an easy one, as she was responsible for overseeing the educational development of more than 50,000 school children in a largely underprivileged school district. ... more

Mary Grabar - Mon Apr 1

First we have a college student ordered to stomp on a piece of paper with the word Jesus written on it. But on Holy Thursday, the U.S. Department of Education sent out this video from the Teaching Channel with a seventh-grader face-down on a table in the front of the class waving his arms and legs to illustrate a crucifixion. This video, like the other ones this non-profit produces, is intended to show teachers exciting ways to incorporate Common Core, the federal education program of the Obama administration. ... more

Todd Starnes - Mon Apr 1

The Student Government Association at Johns Hopkins University compared pro-life students to white supremacists and denied them official club status at the school. ... more

Kyle Olson - Fri Mar 29

There she goes again. Karen Lewis just can’t help herself. ... more

Kyle Olson - Thu Mar 28

Why is our government education system so dysfunctional? Perhaps because parents often don’t get the truth and administrators and teachers are constantly fighting each other. ... more

Todd Starnes - Fri Mar 22

A Florida Atlantic University student said he was suspended from class after he refused a professor’s directive to stomp on a piece of paper with the word “Jesus” written on it. ... more

John Stossel - Wed Mar 20

Shortly after I did my first TV special on education, "Stupid in America," hundreds of union teachers showed up outside my office to yell at me. They were angry because I said union rules were a big reason American kids don't learn. ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Mar 15

Last week, I reported on the federal government's massive new student-tracking database, which was created as part of the nationalized Common Core standards scheme. ... more

Kyle Olson - Tue Mar 12

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction runs several programs that heavily emphasize racial issues in public schools, has been finding. ... more

Heather Ginsberg - Sun Mar 3

Todd Starnes - Wed Feb 27

An Advanced Placement World Geography teacher at a Texas high school who encouraged students to dress in Islamic clothing also instructed them to refer to the 9-11 hijackers not as terrorists – but as “freedom fighters,” according to students who were in the class. ... more

Rich Galen - Wed Feb 6

Yesterday I had the great opportunity to meet with, and do some teaching to, women Members of the Moroccan Parliament and, a little later in the day, the journalism school students who want to, one day, cover them. ... more