Category Archives: Education

November 20, 2021

Rebecca Barrett – “Schools now promote a deranged, damaging environment.” (Video)

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November 19, 2021

Teacher Draws Fire over Video Statement: Conservative Students Can ‘Jump Off a Bridge’

A California elementary school teacher has created a firestorm over a video she posted to social media in which she says students from the local conservative high school club can “jump off a bridge.”

“The Paso Robles Conservative club for the high school, you can go jump off a bridge,” Bauer Speck Elementary School teacher Kristin Usilton said in an initial video posted to her Instagram account last week, according to the Paso Robles Press.

The teacher, who has served in the Paso Robles district for six years and reportedly refers to herself as a “dual immersion teacher,” apparently filmed the videos in a classroom.

Though, as Fox News observed Thursday, Usilton’s Instagram account appears to have since been deleted, parts of her videos can still be seen on social media.

Paso Robles Press reported:

In the first video, Usilton starts by saying, “Of the justice of all the neglected Hispanic population on the west side still fighting just for their right to have an equal education. And if you think that I’m going to stop fighting, you got another thing coming.”

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November 16, 2021

School board to pay thousands of dollars sum to settle with anti-woke, Christian teacher

‘Public employees cannot be forced to contradict their core beliefs just to keep a job’

The school board in Loudoun County, Virginia, has agreed to a permanent injunction and to pay $20,000 to settle claims brought by teacher Tanner Cross, who was punished by officials for expressing his Christian worldview in a public meeting.

An announcement Monday from Alliance Defending Freedom said the injunction permanently prohibits the Loudoun County School Board from retaliating against Cross for expressing “his constitutionally protected views on the board’s transgender policy.”

The agreement is a permanent resolution of protection obtained by Cross earlier when a county circuit court granted his request for preliminary relief against retaliation, which was affirmed by the state Supreme Court.

He had publicly objected at a public school-board meeting to then then-proposed Policy 8040, which forces teachers to violate their beliefs by requiring them to address “transgender and gender-expansive” students by their chosen pronouns rather than the ones consistent with their biological sex.

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November 11, 2021

A Black principal of a Texas high school has resigned after accusations he indoctrinated students with critical race theory

A Black Texas high school principal sent a letter on race to his school in June 2020. The letter was brought up in a school board meeting in July 2021. James Whitfield resigned on Monday following months of allegations that he indoctrinated students.

A Black high school principal who was suspended in September following a months-long controversy over critical race theory has resigned, NBC News reported. 

KTXA reported that James Whitfield, the principal of Heritage High School in Colleyville announced a delayed resignation as part of a settlement with the Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District board. 

Whitfield said he would remain on paid leave until August 15, 2023, KTXA reported. 

The Texas-Tribune reported that Whitfield sent a letter to the school community in June 2020 in the midst of nationwide racial protests that said systemic racism is “alive and well.”

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‘Anti-Racist Transformation in Medical Education’ commits 11 universities to a $377k undertaking

Leading institutions, including George Washington University and Columbia University, are participating in the three-year program. The Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation is spending $377,546 to fund the initiative.

Several leading medical schools across the United States will participate in a three-year Anti-Racist Transformation in Medical Education program.

The program, which is organized by the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and funded by the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation, attempts to help medical students “dismantle systemic racism and bias in their work and learning environments” while sharing insights across institutions through a virtual learning platform.

The Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation — which believes that health professional education ought to contain a “strong social mission” — frequently funds diversity, equity, and inclusion programs. 

Foundation spokesman Gideon Hertz told Campus Reform that the group spent $377,546 on the project.

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November 10, 2021

Katie Fanning, Institutionalised Educational Discrimination (Video)

A description of this young lady’s experiences and recollections from her vantage point as a white inmate in Britain’s university system

November 9, 2021

WATCH: Woke teachers are going viral for sharing their shocking classroom behavior. Take a look at the programs and theories informing the indoctrination.

Campus Reform dug into what colleges are teaching the teachers who educate America’s children. “Most of y’all’s parents are dumber than you.”

Woke K-12 teachers ranting about their leftist agendas are ubiquitous on social media, particularly the Twitter account “Libs of TikTok.” 

As universities ramp up their efforts to train K-12 educators on how to teach components of leftist and woke ideologies, Campus Reform decided to give parents and community members a look in the classroom with information on the higher education programs and academic theories that trained some of teachers behind those infamous videos.

White Supremacy

This fall, Virginia high school teacher Josh Thompson took to TikTok to explain why PBIS, a student disciplinary model, is a form of “white supremacy with a hug.”

In the video, Thompson, a graduate of Virginia Tech University, argued that making sure students are “sitting quietly” in one’s seat is one of the behavior patterns that “come from white culture.”

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November 3, 2021

California’s New Diversity Math Curriculum Will Fail 6 Million Kids Annually

“Ill-conceived [diversity, equity and inclusion] policies, often informed by CRT [Critical Race Theory), and the declining standards of K–12 math education feed each other in a vicious circle, which is in time going to affect the entire mathematics profession and, more broadly, all STEM disciplines.”

Nearly 1,000 Californians—experts in math instruction and math application—have signed an open letter that shows why the diversity math curriculum proposed by the California Department of Education (CDE) could devastate learning for the state’s 6 million kids in public K–12 schools.

The opening paragraph of the letter summarizes the signatories’ opinion:

“For all the rhetoric in this framework about equity, social justice, environmental care and culturally appropriate pedagogy, there is no realistic hope for a more fair, just, equal and well-stewarded society if our schools uproot long-proven, reliable and highly effective math methods and instead try to build a mathless Brave New World on a foundation of unsound ideology.”

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October 30, 2021

Mom Says 6-year-old Asked if She was Born Evil Because She was White, Was Taught This in Loudoun County

“My children are now in private school and are thriving. We have moved them out of LCPS due to the swift and uncompromising political agenda of Superintendents Williams, Zeigler, and the school board has forced upon us. In the early spring of 2020 when my six-year-old somberly came to me and asked me if she was born evil because she was a white person. Something she learned in a history lesson at school.”

It needs to be pointed out that in 2020, Joe Biden won Loudoun County by 24 points. I saw an analysis today that Glenn Youngkin can lose Loudoun by up to fifteen points and STILL be in good shape to win the governor’s race. So when you see a diverse group of parents and teachers speaking out as they have been throughout 2021, this isn’t Trump Country. That doesn’t get said enough.

Now watch this mother’s story about how Loudoun County taught her six-year-old that she was evil for being white.

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October 21, 2021

OSU elementary education program is obsessed with race, oppression, queer sexuality

rses in Ohio State University’s Early Childhood Education program center around social justice and woke identity topics. One assigned reading is titled ‘Queer and trans-themed books for young readers’ while one handout claims that ‘Voter ID Fraud’ in the United States is a ‘myth.’

The Early Childhood Education program at Ohio State University includes several courses that focus on racism, oppression, sexuality and privilege. 

The OSU Bachelor of Science in Education, Primary Education (P-5) program requires students to take “Equity & Diversity in Education,” “Teaching & Learning of Social Studies Grades PreK-5,” “Language and Word Study for All Learners” and “Diverse Literature and Comprehension” as part of their degree plan.

Teaching & Learning of Social Studies Grades PreK-5

For example, Teaching & Learning of Social Studies Grades PreK-5 is described as an “[opportunity] to examine interesting and effective social studies content knowledge, cultural understandings, and pedagogies for the early childhood learner within global contexts.”

Campus Reform obtained copies of worksheets asking students to respond to “myths” about voting in the United States.

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