Education

Crossroads Bible College Pursues Merger with College of Biblical Studies in Houston, Texas

Education7/19/2018 11:44:00 AM
Contact: Dr. David Selvey, Crossroads Bible College, 317-789-8255 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., July 19, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Crossroads Bible College, with campuses in Indianapolis and Ft. Wayne, announced today that they have entered into an agreement to pursue a merger with the College of Biblical Studies in Houston, Texas. The two Bible colleges hope to combine resources in an effort to strengthen Crossroads and increase offerings to students. Both colleges focus on multiethnic urban minist Source: Crossroads Bible College

Calvary University Signs Agreement to Launch a K-12 International School Based in Morgan County, Colorado

Education7/9/2018 10:00:01 AM
Contact: John Oglesby, Calvary University, 816-322-0110 KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 9, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Calvary University and Riverview Christian School of Morgan County, Colorado have signed a landmark agreement that creates a partnership between the two schools. Under the agreement, the 2018-19 academic year will be a transitional year, designed to maximize continuity for the local students, while both organizations move toward a full acquisition of Riverview Christian School opera Source: Calvary University

PA. Rep. Rozzi's Grandstanding Days are Over

Education7/5/2018 9:06:00 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org      NEW YORK, July 5, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Pennsylvania state legislator Mark Rozzi: Pennsylvania Rep. Mark Rozzi's shameless grandstanding may finally have caught up with him. Under the guise of protecting children, Rozzi has spent the last several years targeting the Catholic Churchexclusively&mdas Source: Catholic League

Grand Canyon University, Grand Canyon Education Enter New Era with Completion of Nonprofit Transaction

Education7/2/2018 8:00:00 AM
Development Office, Research and Assistance to Christian Schools Among Initial Priorities Contact: Bob Romantic, Grand Canyon University, 602-639-7611 PHOENIX, July 2, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today marks the beginning of a new era for Grand Canyon University (GCU) and Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (GCE). Under the terms of a transaction that closed on July 1, 2018, Grand Canyon Education sold Grand Canyon University to a nonprofit entity that will retain the GCU name. The transactio Source: Grand Canyon University

Fairfax County Implements Harmful Curriculum

Education6/29/2018 12:52:03 PM
Contact: Mat Staver, 407-875-1776, Liberty@LC.orgFAIRFAX COUNTY, Va., June 29, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ --  The Fairfax County School Board voted 10-1 this week for children to be taught, without parents' permission, that their biological sex is meaningless and that they can transition to a different sex than the one "assigned" to them at birth. The school board will now implement the Family Life Education Program (FLE) to become the most radical sex-ed curriculu Source: Liberty Counsel

School District Violates Parental Rights

Education6/29/2018 5:19:03 AM
Contact: Mat Staver, 407-875-1776, Liberty@LC.orgEMMAUS, Penn., June 29, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Liberty Counsel has demanded that the East Penn School District immediately provide parents with the specific links to the four YouTube videos the district showed to more than 2,000 students at Emmaus High School on the school TV system. The district showed the videos, which promoted homosexuality, same-sex "marriage" and gender dysphoria, to the students as part of the Source: Liberty Counsel

College of Biblical Studies has Been Reaffirmed for Regional Accreditation by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Education6/26/2018 8:46:00 AM
Contact: Melinda Merillat, 832-252-0745 HOUSTON, June 26, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The College of Biblical Studies-Houston announced today that the College has been awarded reaffirmation of accreditation by SACSCOC. CBS was first awarded SACSCOC accreditation in 2013. SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. Reaffirmation allows CBS to proceed in its pursuit of academic and biblical education excellence. Source: College of Biblical Studies

Case Dismissed -- PJI Defeats Criminal Charges Against Preacher in Pennsylvania

Education6/22/2018 11:59:04 AM
Contact: Brad Dacus, Pacific Justice Institute, 916-616-4126PITTSBURGH, June 22, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- An open-air preacher who had been criminally charged for sharing his faith outside a high school has now had those charges dismissed.  In December of last year, Ryan Lee Grimes preached outside a high school in Pittsburgh after school had been dismissed and students were leaving for the day.  Grimes was cited by law enforcement for "disorderly conduct" due t Source: Pacific Justice Institute

Pennsylvania Grand Jury's Anti-Catholic Witch Hunt

Education6/18/2018 4:55:03 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org      NEW YORK, June 18, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on a coming Pennsylvania grand jury report: Pennsylvania authorities are about to release a grand jury report on clergy sexual abuse of minors in six Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses. Activists and media are predicting a "bombshell" report. What has really taken place is an anti-Catholic wi Source: Catholic League

Exodus Mandate Project & Frontline Ministries, Inc. Starts New Livestream Program

Education6/7/2018 2:00:00 AM
Contact: Chaplain E. Ray Moore, (Lt.Col.) USAR Ret., President, Frontline Ministries, Inc., 803-714-1744, exodusmandate@gmail.com; www.exodusmandate.org COLUMBIA, S.C., June 7, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- E. Ray Moore, President of Frontline Ministries, Inc., and the Exodus Mandate Project (www.Exodusmandate.org) announced a new Livestream program, Ray Moore Live! (www.raymoorelive.com). The program airs Monday-Friday, 11:00-11:30 am (EST), which focuses on K12 Christian education and homesc Source: Exodus Mandate

PJI Takes a Stand for Student Privacy Rights in Transgender Bathroom Case

Education6/1/2018 4:46:01 AM
Contact: Brad Dacus, Pacific Justice Institute, 916-616-4126SUTHERLIN, Ore., June 1, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) is taking a stand for student privacy rights in public schools by suing a small-town school district for letting a girl use the boys' bathroom at the local high school.  On May 21, PJI sued the Sutherlin School District (SSD), its superintendent, Terry Prestianni, and Sutherlin High School principal Justin Huntley in the Oregon Circuit Court Source: Pacific Justice Institute

Pure Flix Announces 'The Dating Project' to Home Entertainment

Education5/31/2018 5:58:05 AM
Arriving on Digital Download on May 22nd and DVD on June 5th A FRESH NEW MOVIE FOR EVERY SINGLE PERSON Contact: Kevin Wandra, 404-788-1276, Kwandra@CarmelCommunications.com SCOTTSDALE, Az., May 31, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Singles of all ages wonder why it's so hard to meet, date and marry today. In fact, 50 percent of America is single and fewer people are committing to marriage, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2014. Dating has been replaced by "hooking up" and "ha Source: Carmel Communications

Local School Gives Personal Information to Billionaire Bloomberg PAC

Education5/24/2018 3:13:02 PM
Contact: Karen England, Capitol Resource Institute, 916-212-5607, KEngland@capitolresource.orgROCKLIN, Calif., May 24, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Rocklin Academy has given private information, emails and phone numbers, of Rocklin Academy families to the campaign committee Families & Teachers for Antonio, a political organization supporting Antonio Villaraigosa for Governor, and funded by liberal billionaire, Michael Bloomberg."For a school that goes to extreme lengths to pro Source: Capitol Resource Institute

Sam Sorbo (God's Not Dead, Let There Be Light) to Speak at the 35th Annual Virginia Homeschool Convention

Education5/17/2018 4:01:00 AM
Plus Free 'How to Begin Homeschooling' Workshops Open to the Public and More Than 60 Exhibitors and 150 Workshops for All Levels of Homeschooling Contact: Maureen Bittner, Home Educators Association of Virginia (HEAV), 804-278-9200, publications@heav.org RICHMOND, Va., May 17, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Virginia Homeschool Convention, one of the largest homeschool events in the country, is celebrating 35 years of service. The 2018 convention will feature Sam Sorbo, author, speaker, Source: Home Educators Association of Virginia

Shocking Curriculum in AZ Schools

Education5/11/2018 5:41:04 AM
Contact: Mat Staver, 407-875-1776, Liberty@LC.org   TUCSON, Az., May 11, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Liberty Counsel represents concerned parents and residents against the implementation of a harmful curriculum under the guise of sex-ed in the Sunnyside Unified School District in Tucson. The material is not age appropriate, violates Arizona law, is not medically accurate and promotes harmful sexual behavior to K-12 grade children. Advocates for Youth drafted the "Rights, Res Source: Liberty Counsel