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Oklahoma teacher’s aide charged with rape allegedly slept with 16-year-old student weeks after starting job

A former Oklahoma teacher’s aide is facing rape charges after allegedly sleeping with a 16-year-old student just two weeks after starting employment at the school. Ashley Waffle, 22, is facing two charges of second-degree rape that could land her in prison for 15 years after she allegedly engaged in a relationship with a 16-year-old student … Read more

Teachers unions could be blocked from receiving federal funding under new legislation

A Texas congressman Wednesday introduced legislation which would prohibit federal funding of teachers’ unions. The No Federal Funding for Teachers’ Unions Act, introduced by Rep. Ronny Jackson, R-Texas, stipulates “no Federal funds may be provided to a labor organization the members of which are education professionals.” It defines an education professional as someone who is … Read more

Teachers union infuriates parents with ‘astonishing’ tweet: ‘Trying to gaslight Americans’

Parents are outraged after the National Education Association (NEA), a national teachers union, tweeted teachers “know better than anyone” what students need in the classroom.  President of Parents Defending Education Nicole Neily joined “Fox & Friends First” to discuss the “astonishing” claim after the top teachers union appeared to play clean-up after the polarizing post.  … Read more

Teachers union tweet claims educators know ‘better than anyone’ what kids need to ‘learn and thrive’

The National Education Association, a national labor union representing public school teachers, tweeted over the weekend that teachers know better than anyone else when students need “to learn and to thrive.”  “Educators love their students and know better than anyone what they need to learn and to thrive,” read the tweet from NEA’s official Twitter.  … Read more

I was a Democrat who worked for a teachers’ union but I’m voting Republican for education freedom

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! There’s a growing trend in America catching the attention of astute political observers and candidates alike: Hispanic voters are leaving the Democratic Party in droves. It’s a voting bloc many Democrats have relied on to win elections, so why is this change happening? There are no doubt … Read more

Teachers’ party-list expresses doubt DepEd will probe laptop fiasco fairly

IT HAS been more than two weeks since the issue came to light but the Department of Education (DepEd) has yet to disclose the result of its investigation on why its custom-built laptops were being sold in a surplus shop in Mandaue City. This concern was raised by members of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers … Read more

In Oklahoma, GOP Governor Kevin Stitt At Risk After Battles With Teachers And Tribes

OKMULGEE, Okla. — In a year when Republicans are buoyed by historical trends and poised to possibly retake control of Congress, Democrats are seeing a bright spot in an unlikely place: the governor’s race in deep red Oklahoma. Kevin Stitt, the hard-nosed Republican incumbent, is beset by a series of scandals and facing a tough … Read more

ACT: Teachers still need DepEd laptops

TOTAL RECALL All laptops “borrowed” by teachers, such as the one in the picture, will have to be returned to their respective schools, according to the Department of Education. —INQUIRER FILE PHOTO MANILA, Philippines — Recalling the laptops distributed to public school teachers for distance learning amid the pandemic will be an “additional problem” for … Read more

Kanye West’s Donda Academy May Shut Down, Teachers Quitting Over Antisemitism

Kanye West‘s school may be shut down for good … because we’ve learned educators there have been quitting in protest. Sources connected to Donda Academy tell TMZ … the main issue preventing the school from running as usual is a recent wave of staffers quitting due to Kanye’s antisemitic rants. We’re told Kanye’s hateful comments, … Read more