Accuracy in Media

Go Figure: Women’s Strike Actually Hurt Working-Class Women

Working-class women were placed in a precarious situation for a day when at least three school districts closed school for classes on the “A Day Without A Woman” strike organized by the anti-Trump “Women’s March on Washington.” Parents in Alexandria, Virginia and in Prince George’s County, Maryland were upset because school was canceled without notice, […]

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The Irony: Women’s March Twitter Praised Protesters for Blocking Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC School

The Women’s March on Washington was supposedly a pro-feminism movement, right? Then why did their Twitter account praise a handful of protesters who prevented the country’s newly-confirmed female Department of Education secretary, Betsy DeVos, from entering a public school in Washington, D.C.? THIS is what resistance looks like! #WhyIResist https://t.co/ekt67HEUUK — Women’s March (@womensmarch) February 10, 2017

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Protesters Stop New Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC Public School

A group of protesters stopped the newly-appointed Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from entering a public school in Washington, D.C. One of the protesters was arrested for assault, according to D.C. police. The video of the encounter is below: #ICYMI Exclusive VIDEO from @SweeneyABC: Protesters block education secretary @BetsyDeVos from entering #DC school: https://t.co/mJRMxL3KeC […]

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Betsy DeVos, Despite Opposition from Democrats, Teachers Unions, Confirmed as New Education Secretary

Betsy DeVos, a pro-school choice advocate and philanthropist, has been confirmed by Senate vote to become the next Department of Education secretary to fill President Donald Trump’s cabinet. Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote to confirm DeVos. .@VP Pence breaks tie. U.S. Senate confirms #BetsyDeVos to be Secretary of Education, 51-50. https://t.co/xgthuQB51c #BREAKING […]

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Teacher Survey: 9 of 10 Educators Claim They’ve Seen a Negative Impact on Students’ Mood since Trump Won

Rethinking Schools conducted an online survey, in conjunction with the Southern Poverty Law Center, on the post-Trump school climate. Here are their findings: The results of the over 25,000 responses were frightening: Nine out of 10 said they’d seen a negative impact on students’ mood and behavior since the election. Four out of 10 have […]

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Hillary Pleads Case with NEA

After obtaining the recommendation of the National Education Association for president, former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, spoke at the NEA’s convention in Washington, D.C. today. According to NEA’s website, in order to win the organization’s recommendation, the candidates must complete a questionnaire and then sit for an in-person, videotaped interview with the NEA president. […]

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May 2017

5/8/2017 - Rape Charges Dropped in Maryland High School Case, but Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

March 2017

3/9/2017 - Go Figure: Women’s Strike Actually Hurt Working-Class Women

February 2017

2/13/2017 - The Irony: Women’s March Twitter Praised Protesters for Blocking Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC School

2/13/2017 - Protesters Stop New Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC Public School

2/12/2017 - Is the NAACP Deciding Their Policy on Charter Schools?

2/7/2017 - Betsy DeVos, Despite Opposition from Democrats, Teachers Unions, Confirmed as New Education Secretary

December 2016

12/8/2016 - Teacher Survey: 9 of 10 Educators Claim They’ve Seen a Negative Impact on Students’ Mood since Trump Won

October 2016

10/6/2016 - Some Educators Doubt the Reality of Hillary Clinton’s College Plan

July 2016

7/5/2016 - Hillary Pleads Case with NEA

June 2016

6/26/2016 - Teacher Booted from Chicago Teachers Union after Coaching Chess Team during Strike

6/20/2016 - Some Law School Graduates Wonder if Law Schools Should Close

6/8/2016 - Maryland School District May Implement Affirmative Action for Gifted Students Programs

May 2016

5/24/2016 - Wake County, North Carolina Decides No More Valedictorians

5/16/2016 - You Could Pay for Sex Change Operations Under ObamaCare Regulations

5/13/2016 - Texas School District Creates Transgender Bathroom Policy without Input from Parents

April 2016

4/26/2016 - Austin School Board Asks for Name Suggestions, Gets ‘Schoolie McSchoolface’

March 2016

3/31/2016 - 12 Detroit Principals Caught in Bribery Scheme

January 2016

1/30/2016 - Maryland School District Sued for Promoting Islam

1/25/2016 - Arizona High School Girls in Trouble over T-Shirts with the N-Word on them

1/5/2016 - Report finds Chicago Public Schoolteachers Smoked Weed, Stole Money

December 2015

12/25/2015 - Oops? Hillary Clinton Threatened to Close Poorly Performing Schools

October 2015

10/8/2015 - Under Union Pressure, Democrats Bail on Education Form with Campbell Brown

September 2015

9/23/2015 - Ohio Dad Mocks Common Core on Facebook, It Makes National News

August 2015

8/20/2015 - Kasich, Jeb Bush Distance Selves from Common Core

July 2015

7/15/2015 - Federal Student Loans actually Increase Tuition

June 2015

6/23/2015 - Hillary Clinton Criticizes For-Profit Schools, then Takes Money from Them

6/4/2015 - New York School District Opts out of Michelle Obama’s Lunch Plan

May 2015

5/31/2015 - School Choice on the Rise in the U.S.: An Infographic

5/6/2015 - Op-Ed: America’s Education System is Failing Those in High-Poverty Areas

5/5/2015 - Jon Stewart: Calling Baltimore Schools “Underfunded” Avoids the Real Problems

5/4/2015 - VIDEO: Charles Krauthammer says War on Poverty didn’t succeed, as Baltimore Shows

5/3/2015 - Wannabe GOP Candidate John Kasich’s Common Core Lie

March 2015

3/28/2015 - Judge Strikes Down Coercive Union Dues in Wisconsin

3/27/2015 - Anti-Common Core Measure Passes in the Senate

3/13/2015 - New York City Teachers’ Unions will have to face Campbell Brown Lawsuit on Tenure

3/2/2015 - Republicans are on the Way to Reform American Education

February 2015

2/25/2015 - Affirmative Action hurts Asian Students

2/25/2015 - Teachers’ Union Chief now wants Bad Teachers Removed from Classrooms

2/19/2015 - Common Core gets Pushback from the States

2/10/2015 - School Worksheet says GOP unwilling to Help the Poor

2/10/2015 - Bobby Jindal reveals Common Core Repeal Plan

2/9/2015 - Principal uses School Funds to Build Personal Gym

2/9/2015 - Op-Ed by Bobby Jindal and Tim Scott: We Need a New Education System

2/2/2015 - Pakistani Teachers Arm Themselves against the Taliban

January 2015

1/28/2015 - Obama’s Unpopular Tax on College Savings is Dropped

1/9/2015 - Obama promises Free Community College Education, but Who’ll Pay for It?

1/6/2015 - The Myth of Different Learning Styles for Student

1/6/2015 - Common Core Backers Make Money while Parents, Students, Teachers Suffer

November 2014

11/29/2014 - Teachers Union loses 40,000 members, but their Boss gets a Raise

June 2014

6/20/2014 - BREAKING: We’re Helping Launch Conservative University’s “Sex, Lies and Women’s Studies” Free Online Course TODAY!

August 2013

8/23/2013 - Another Obama Promise: I can make Colleges Affordable!

8/22/2013 - Russia closing over 700 Schools due to Dropping Population, Life Expectancy

June 2013

6/22/2013 - Colleges produce “industry of mediocrity” in U.S. teachers