Category Archives: Education

March 27, 2017

Fifteen kids reported this pedophile. They left him in the classroom anyway

Robert Keith Bryan was accused of touching students in 1985, 1992, 1994 and 2007. Complaints were buried, disbelieved, ignored and forgotten.

Cait, 10, a fourth grader at Lincoln Elementary School, was erasing the blackboard after class on a Friday afternoon when she was approached from behind by her teacher. He dropped his hands on her tiny shoulders, then slid them forward beneath her shirt. Cait froze in fear.

“Why haven’t you stayed after school in a while?” Robert Keith Bryan whispered in her ear, according to a police report. She felt his hands on the bare skin of her chest and his mouth on her neck.

Cait yanked free and ran out of the classroom. Tears streaked down her face as she sprinted to her home six blocks from the school, then burst into the kitchen and told her mother what had happened. Her father grabbed a baseball bat and marched back to the school. When he got there, Bryan was gone.

It was the winter of 1992. Cait was not the first little girl to tell on this teacher, and she would be far from the last. Over a 34-year career in Coachella Valley Unified and Desert Sands Unified schools, Bryan was allowed to continue teaching despite 15 students reporting him for inappropriate touching over five separate occasions. Bryan kept teaching until 2012, when he was arrested for touching eight more students, then resigned amid a police investigation that eventually sent him to prison.

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March 26, 2017

Rollins College Suspends Student After He Challenged Radical Muslim Hate Speech

The school’s academic double standard and complacency with dangerous hate speech is on full display.

Not even a year after Radical Islamic terrorist Omar Mateen killed 49 people at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub, Rollins College officials are punishing a Christian Conservative student who challenged a liberal Muslim professor and radicalized Muslim student during a conversation on the application of Sharia Law.

Marshall Polston confirmed to the Central Florida Post that Professor Areeje Zufari, who teaches a “Muslim Humanities” course at Rollins, has made outlandish claims against him and even filed a false police report.

Early on in the class, Polston said he realized the professor was harboring Anti-Christian beliefs, demonstrated by the professor’s assertion that the crucifixion of Jesus was a hoax and that his disciples did not believe he was God.

“It was very off-putting and flat out odd. I’ve traveled the Middle East, lectured at the Salahaddin University, and immersed myself in Muslim culture for many years. Honestly, it reminded me of some of the more radical groups I researched when abroad.”

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March 24, 2017

Conservative Students Live In Terror Of Liberal Peers At Minnesota College

The college newspaper has heard multiple reports of students who “threaten to hurt the next conservative or Republican they saw.”

Conservative students at St. Olaf College, a Lutheran liberal arts school in Minnesota, live in terror of their liberal colleagues and are afraid to discuss politics on campus, The College Fix reports.

Not only are they outnumbered, as 80 percent of the college voted Democratic in the last presidential election, many have been violently threatened by college neighbors.

According to the Manitou Messenger: “Of the 12 students interviewed…several have been violently threatened because of their political beliefs, and almost all of them feel as though they can’t speak up about politics on campus – in class, online or with their friends. …On the night of the election, a student in the Pause threatened to beat up [College Republicans President Emily] Schaller, calling her a ‘f***ing moron.’”

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March 23, 2017

New Mini-Doc Shows The Decline Of Yale As An Institution Of Higher Learning (Video)

“It’s become this unlikely alliance between basically corporate middle-management and self-made student radicals,” said Montz, adding that the “symbiosis” between the two have resulted in the deteriorating “quality of these institutions, particularly the elite institutions.”

A new mini-documentary chronicles Yale’s decline from an elite university to a college that panders to students’ feelings.

The video, titled Silence U Part 2: What Is Yale Becoming? and released through We The Internet TV, begins with the hysterical response of Yale students in 2015 to an email from then-associate head of Silliman College, Erika Christakis, speaking out against Yale’s guidelines to avoid so-called cultural appropriation.

Christakis’s husband, Nicholas Christakis, who was also an administrator at Yale, stood up for his wife, prompting outraged students to angrily confront him on campus with howls of rage and hurt feelings over his defense of free speech. The couple ended up stepping down from their respective positions and were replaced with administrators more willing to pander to the social justice warrior crowd.

That instance is symptomatic of a larger problem about how Yale has become what film director Rob Montz refers to as “a finishing school of the ruling class.”

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March 22, 2017

Jordan Peterson vs. McMaster U. snowflakes (Video)

Jay Fayza of TheRebel.media is also a McMaster U. student, and he says the disruption of Prof. Jordan Peterson’s recent talk on his campus is nothing new…

March 21, 2017

Jordan Peterson: Professors “send student proxies to do their battles” with me

Controversial professor Jordan Peterson joined Ezra Levant to talk about his recent series of talks at Canadian universities, and the way he’s been received by students, both positive and negative.

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March 20, 2017

Video: OCC Press Conference (Unedited)

Finally after many months wondering, we now know who shot that secret video of a college professor at Orange Coast College. On February 15, 2017 a press conference was held at Orange Coast College to discuss the secret recording of college professor Olga Cox during her human sexuality class where she said the election of President Trump was an act of terrorism. As a result, OCC Freshman Caleb O’Neil was suspended and until now, his identity was kept a secret.

March 16, 2017

Scholarships for Refugees, Not Whites (Video)

Faith Goldy asks, why is Canada creating a system of educational apartheid where refugees are put at the front of the line while others are barred from scholarships because of the colour of their skin?

March 13, 2017

New York To Scrap Literacy Test For Teachers In The Name Of Diversity

“Having a white workforce really doesn’t match our student body anymore,” Soodak added.

Prospective teachers in New York will likely no longer have to pass a basic reading and writing literacy exam, the Associated Press is reporting.

The state’s Board of Regents is expected to ditch the Academic Literacy Skills Test in part because black and Hispanic teaching candidates struggled to pass the exam, according to the AP.

Just 41 percent of black teaching candidates and 46 percent of Hispanics passed the test on their first try, compared to 64 percent of white candidates.

The multiple choice exam is meant to ensure high standards among prospective teachers, which many teaching preparation programs have struggled to do.

A December 2016 study by the National Council on Teacher Quality found that 44 percent of teaching programs “cannot ensure that most of their incoming candidates are among the top half of college students.”

A state task force recommended the board scrap the exam because of the number of black and hispanic candidates struggling to pass it. The board is expected to adopt the recommendations on Monday.

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March 12, 2017

Universities must choose between TRUTH or Social Justice, not both – Jonathan Haidt (Video)

Jonathan Haidt is a social psychologist and Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University’s Stern School of Business. His academic specialization is the psychology of morality and the moral emotions. He is author of The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion, and The Happiness Hypothesis.