Schools

Rachel Allison This post may offend some of our readers.  If I say something that hits too close to home, just honestly evaluate your child’s involvement and if necessary ignore my observations. My children grew up during the skate-board craze in our neighborhood.  All of their friends...

Diane Robertson Today in Connecticut, 20 young children and 6 adults died when a gun man opened fire in their school. Tonight, 40 parents will not be tucking their babies into bed. Tonight, 40 parents are not going to hear little voices saying “I love you.”...

Here’s the question we asked UFI readers: “In an effort to thwart the negative educational & cultural influences assaulting your children, how seriously have you considered homeschooling?” Here’s how our readers responded: 17 percent       Won’t be considering it 33 percent       Starting to contemplating it 33 percent       Watching closely and...

Rachel Allison Just over eighteen months ago a friend of mine heard about a program being presented at a high school across town.  It was advertised as a  Pinal County LGBTQ Youth Summit.  (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) Recognizing that such a program could prove provocative,...

Here’s the question we asked our readers: “Should a private religious school have the right to fire a teacher who is pregnant out of wedlock? “ Here’s how readers responded: 81 Percent       Yes 15 Percent       No 4 Percent         Unsure This question is a result of the controversy over a teacher...