SUWA is infamous for what some refer to as dirty tricks and others refer to as lies, in garnering donations from supporters through near-hysterical ads portraying oil rigs in national parks, and similar scare tactics.
Caprock students receive continuous Latin and Spanish instruction, from Kindergarten through twelfth-grade. According to Natasha Watts, learning Latin has given her sons a deeper understanding of language, and the historical and literary value in the books they read.
Pocket-sized versions of the United States Constitution have been carried for years by patriots and activists eager to understand its contents and apply its tenets in everyday discourse.
Although I am using Vollmer’s list in it’s original form, my purpose in using it is not to support the growth of government-run education, but instead to reveal how many parental responsibilities have been taken up by public schools.
I’m thankful for the fact that some of my articles piss people off because…that always results in higher traffic to Reagangirl.com, and a buttload of exposure!
From the perspective of revisionists, at the heart of our country’s history—like the history of any other powerful nation—lies the pursuit of empire, of dominion over others.
The Framework’s admitted omission of so many prominent Americans is troubling.
A number of our social problems and political divisions come from the inability of people to formulate and conform to a national identity. Minorities fail to assimilate properly because they’re not taught what it means to be an American. Even non-immigrant students are sometimes confused about what is right with America, what is wrong about our history, and whether or not they should be proud of their country.
If you’re doing the math, that works out to nearly $20,000 per student. Why so high? In a nutshell, it costs more to document underprivileged students for whom English is a second language.
The federal government in 1787 issued School Trust land grants. These land grants were awarded knowing new states would need reliable income to establish and sustain public education. Today, the State Land Board manages these acres with a mandate to generate revenues for schools and education.