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NOVEMBER 2021 UPDATE, BY SPECIAL REQUEST, HOME SCHOOLING, ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION, equity, etc. -- As this is being explored more and more locally, there will be periodic updates here at the blog:
HOMESCHOOLING GOES BOOM, SUZI WEISS....In March 2020, as the
coronavirus engulfed America, Kristen Wrobel got the news: “We heard on
Friday that there would be no school for two weeks. Which just turned
into no school.”
was the last time her children — one in third grade, one in first —
were in a classroom. In the beginning, they did the remote-school
thing. Wrobel, a 42-year-old
stay-at-home mom with a bachelor’s degree in software engineering,
called it a “nightmare.” MORE AT COMMON SENSE WITH BARI WEISS HERE.
--GETTING RID OF "F'S" TO FIGHT "SYSTEMIC RACISM"; MORE AT https://lovebylife.com/minnesota-middle-school-eliminates-systemic-racism-to-fight-fs/
AND Minnesota middle school removes Fs from its grading system to fight systemic racism, allows students to retake failed tests; more here.
--A TEACHER'S EXPERIENCE---EQUITY, DIVERSITY, INCLUSION--THE CONSEQUENCES: COMMON SENSE WITH BARI WEISS---WHY I AM SUING UCLA, GORDON KLEIN https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2021/09/equity-diversity-inclusiveion.html
---BREITBART: Transgender: Connecticut Parents Report Kindergartners Taught Gender Ideology Without Opt-Out; Young children in kindergarten are being taught about transgender ideology without an opt-out, say concerned parents in West Hartford, Connecticut. Parents of West Hartford Public Schools (WHPS) informed Parents Defending Education (PDE) the kindergarten reading list in the school district includes Introducing Teddy, MORE AT https://www.breitbart.com/education/2021/11/18/transgender-connecticut-parents-report-kindergartners-taught-gender-ideology-without-opt-out/