State Rep. Dean Knudson says his No. 1 priority is protecting taxpayers.Read More →
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON, Wisc. — Wisconsin’s Republican-led Department of Justice will represent the judges sued by defendants in a Democrat-driven John Doe investigation targeting dozens of conservative organizations.Read More →
Part 32 of 36 in the series Educating America
By Mary C. Tillotson | Watchdog.org
On Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in inner-city Milwaukee, home to some of the worst-performing schools in the country, sits a school where, for two years in a row, 100 percent of seniors have been accepted to college.
This year, more than 80 [...]
By Joy Pullmann | The Heartland Institute
National curriculum requirements are influencing schools across the country in myriad ways, big and small.
One not-so-obvious change is that Common Core standards can influence how teachers grade student work.
Teachers have used standards-based grading almost as long as U.S. schools have been required to conform to centrally determined standards — [...]