(Update: The House was expected to vote on the bill on Thursday, but that is not clear now. Will update when a vote is scheduled.) The final rewrite of the federal No Child Left Behind education law is now available to the public online — just a few days before the House may vote on it, […]
The final rewrite of the federal No Child Left Behind education law is now available to the public online — just a few days before the House is set to vote on it, with the Senate following soon after. If you are interested in telling your legislators what you think of it, you can find the […]
Abraham Attah has gone from a 14-year-old Ghanese street vendor to playing the lead role in Netflix's first original narrative feature, "Beasts of No Nation." But his literal life-changing experience goes beyond that. Along with gaining...Show More Summary
Don’t be afraid to color outside the lines and pick up the creative pastime of adult coloring. No matter what you may have heard, no one actually outgrows coloring. Everyone likes to color– both kids and adults–it’s simply that some think they’ve grown too old to color. Show More Summary
"I looked at her and I could no longer see my child. She was simply a shell of my daughter, no soul, no thoughts, no heart."Said the mother of this beautiful girl:
The pendulum of American public education policy is swinging back, away from the stiff reform agenda of the past decade and a half. And the reformers themselves bear a share of the responsibility for the backlash. The No Child Left Behind Act, passed by Congress in 2001, will no doubt be remembered...
British actor Idris Elba can now say that filming Beasts of No Nation was especially traumatizing not because he had to terrorize his child soldiers but because he almost died during filming. Elba revealed that he almost got killed without finishing Beasts of No Nation but thanks to one of the security members, the actor... Show More Summary
It’s easy to buy a gift for the parent who likes you. A mom or dad who adores you will likely adore anything you get them—no matter how shitty the gift is—simply because it came from their beloved child. A far greater challenge is finding the perfect gift for the parent who is actively disappointed in you and the way you live your life. Show More Summary
If you have a young child, a power wheels car and a leaf blower, you can clear your yard of leaves with no work at all. Well, no work on your part. Just let your kid…
Well, that was a timely event coming this close to Christmas. A custodian at the Holy Child Jesus Church went to lunch. When he left, there were no babies to
At least one thing isn’t being passed on from mother to child in New York State any more: HIV.
My favorite story this past overnight is about an abandoned newborn found in the manger of a Nativity scene in a Queens church. The name of the church? Holy Child Jesus. A couple there has been on a long list to adopt and the padre wonders if this child is a gift to them from God.
A bipartisan agreement to replace George W. Bush’s signature No Child Left Behind law could pass next month.
We carry some very tragic news today. Here’s some of the best kind of news to help balance it out. When a child is born 15 weeks early; when she weighs less than 13 ounces; when she can fit in the palm of your hand; and when Naomi Joy Bakker’s hands were the size of […]
Categories: Religion Skepticism Tags: Richard Dawkins No really. Don’t accept my opinion on it. Just go look at his twitter feed and be sure to note the glorious RT’s he is making. What got him riled... (Read more...)
Remember all those carefree hours you spent coloring as a child? Well, turns out that coloring is the new adult trend that’s sweeping the nation! No joke. Just look at the top twenty bestselling books on Amazon right now. Seven—count ’em, seven—of them are adult coloring books. Google “adult coloring books” and just see how many […]
In all fairness…$149 for a 49-inch Toshiba flat screen is a pretty decent deal. But who told this poor child he could rap, though? Fox 10 Phoenix
As Congress continues conferencing on its bill overhauling No Child Left Behind, news just keeps on popping up that shows why you just can’t trust Democratic machine-run states and localities to handle education appropriately. This is an ongoing problem that I've written about before here and here. Show More Summary
Kristin Cavallari and her husband Jay Cutler have welcomed a baby girl named Saylor James Cutler. This is the third child for the couple, who already have two sons, Camden and Jaxon. Cavallari wasted no time making the announcement on Instagram, sharing a photo of Saylor's adorable pink outfit and pink bow. Show More Summary
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