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Teachers Get In Trouble for Teaching Students About Their Constitutional Rights

By |2019-03-15T15:25:19-04:00June 9th, 2010|Blog|

Two teachers at Norview High School in Norfolk, VA were recently put on administrative leave by the school after a parent complained about a video that she saw in Government class.  The video informed its audience on how to assert their constitutional rights during various encounters with police, such as during a car or house search. It was accompanied by [...]

A Parent’s Defense of And Tango Makes Three

By |2019-03-14T17:32:10-04:00December 1st, 2008|Blog|

In a very strong letter to the Des Moines Register, parent Wendy Sontag defends keeping And Tango Makes Three in the Ankeny Public School libraries. She writes: Like the Russells, I consider myself a "values-conscious Christian parent." However it is clear that the Russells do not speak for me. My two bright, caring daughters began their academic careers at East [...]