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Education Around the Web, September 2015


Some education-related headlines from the past month:


Gov’t Official Warns Homeschoolers: Prepare For Home Visits

Homeschooled Student Gets Perfect ACT Score

Humanist Education:

Diversity: the only credential

No more religious exemptions: Quebec schools launching mandatory sex ed pilot project

Ontario’s sex ed puts kids in danger – but you won’t hear that from mainstream media

Parent makes a point about how ridiculous Common Core Math is by using it to write a check

Parents plan to pull kids in massive Ontario-wide sex ed strike on Oct. 1

Professors threaten bad grades for saying ‘illegal alien,’ ‘male,’ ‘female’

San Francisco elementary school removes boys’ and girls’ bathrooms and makes them gender neutral

School district stops kids from playing Tag to ‘minimize negative physical interactions’ among students

UN Goals for Humanity Target Children as “Agents of Change”

Why This 7-Year-Old Girl Got in Trouble for Just Signing Her Name on Her Homework


Four-year-old left-handed boy forced to write with his right-hand by teacher who said it was ‘evil’

The saddest little bookworm: Baby breaks into inconsolable sobs every time mother finishes reading book

‘We’re going to be the majority soon!’ Furious Muslim parents taunt New Jersey school board over religious holiday closure