Education

Warren Declares War on the Poor

Education10/22/2019 11:39:05 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Oct. 22, 2019   NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Elizabeth Warren's new education policy: When it comes to education, there is no better way to punish the poor than to deny them the same opportunities the affluent have. Here's the drill: Keep the poor away from charter schools and away from private schools, especially Catholic schools in the inner city. Make sure to defend th Source: Catholic League

Re-directing Christmas Spending is Enough to End Abject Poverty, Says Gospel for Asia Report

Education10/22/2019 7:36:01 AM
Mission agency releases new report, challenges people everywhere to 'help end extreme poverty in this generation' PUBLIC ENEMY #1: Mission agency Gospel for Asia (GFA, www.gfa.org) has released a new report declaring extreme poverty "public enemy number one," and challenging people everywhere to help eradicate it. Full report available at https://www.gfa.org/press/poverty-report/.NEWS PROVIDED BYGospel for AsiaOct. 22, 2019 WILLS POINT, Texas, Oct. 22, 2019 /Christian Newsw Source: InChrist Communications

New Book Reveals Scientific Evidence God Exists

Education10/22/2019 2:30:00 AM
A new book entitled "Scientific Evidence God Exists: Ammunition for the Coming War with Atheists" will be free to download in Kindle, Oct 22-25.NEWS PROVIDED BYThe Oaklea PressOct. 22, 2019 RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 22, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- In launching his newest book, Amazon bestselling author Stephen Hawley Martin notes that at least one contestant for the Democrat nomination for president wants to tax Christian institutions that do not agree with him. Martin asserts that if Source: The Oaklea Press

Alliance for Israel Advocacy Condemns Malaysia Prime Minister's Virulent Anti-Semitic Remarks

Education10/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Calls for Public Condemnation of Dr. Mahathir's Comments NEWS PROVIDED BY Alliance for Israel Advocacy Oct. 18, 2019 BROOMALL, Penn., Oct. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Alliance for Israel Advocacy (AIA) (www.israeladvocates.org) responded to Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad's recent and well publicized speech at Columbia University, which was laced with anti-Semitic comments. Joel Chernoff, Executive Director of AIA said, "Dr. Mahathir's comments were appalling, Source: Alliance for Isrsael Advocacy

Districts Deceiving Parents: Parents CAN Opt Out of Comprehensive Sexual Education

Education10/17/2019 9:10:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYCapitol Resource InstituteOct. 17, 2019 SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 17, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Many of California's school districts are currently deceiving parents about their rights under the law. Contrary to what school districts have been telling them, the California Education Code allows a parent to "opt out" their children from ALL portions of the California Healthy Youth Act (CHYA). The law allows opt out for any and all portions of Health, inc Source: Capitol Resource Institute

Sex Abuse Law Engulfs California Schools

Education10/16/2019 7:56:04 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Oct. 16, 2019   NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the reaction of California public school officials to a new law on sexual abuse: On October 13, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a bill that allows for the suspension of the statute of limitations for crimes involving the sexual abuse of minors. It provides a three-year window to make a claim, regardless of when t Source: Catholic League

Sharing the Gospel with 1 Million Students in 1,000 Days

Education10/11/2019 12:19:04 PM
NSP Launches 'Meant for More' Campaign to Public School Students with the Gospel NEWS PROVIDED BY National School Project Oct. 11, 2019 WHITTIER, Calif., Oct. 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- On Aug 5, the National School Project (NSP), a Christian Non-Profit Organization passionate about student-to-student evangelism on public school campuses, began a historic campaign to reach 1 million students with the gospel in the next 1,000 days. During Meant for More, students will sign up Source: National School Project

Pro-Abortion Mob Attacks Peaceful Pro-Life Students (Amazing Video)

Education10/9/2019 9:51:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY TFP Student Action Oct. 9, 2019 WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Spitting, yelling and pushing was how pro-abortion students at George Washington University responded to a peaceful pro-life demonstration organized by TFP Student Action on Sept. 30, 2019. "I just got spit on," said TFP volunteer Matthew Miller. "They threw soda or something on me and ran," explained Joseph Jordan. TFP volunteer Luis Solorzano was kicked in the back of the leg. Source: TFP Student Action

Catholic Homeschool Hybrid Classical Education Model Grows to 10 States, Opening International Affiliate This Fall

Education10/9/2019 9:25:01 AM
Regina Caeli Academy, based in Atlanta, is leading the homeschool hybrid trend of schooling NEWS PROVIDED BY Carmel Communications Oct. 9, 2019 ATLANTA, Oct. 9, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Regina Caeli Academy (RCA) is leading the trend of homeschool hybrid programs in the Catholic and classical tradition, expanding this fall to 16 centers and affiliates in 13 cities, 10 states, and the United Kingdom. RCA is projecting nearly 20% growth from the 2018-2019 school year to this year, 201 Source: Carmel Communications

Tim Tebow Foundation Announces OneShare Health as a New Night to Shine Global Partner

Education10/7/2019 11:20:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Tim Tebow Foundation Oct. 7, 2019   JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 7, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- With an estimated 110,000 honored guests expected to attend the foundation's annual Night to Shine prom next February, the Tim Tebow Foundation is honored to announce OneShare Health as a new global partner equally committed to celebrating people with special needs.   "The support of OneShare Health, in addition to our other partners, is such a blessing," said Source: CCN

Purposeful Design Publications Adds More to Spelling Series

Education10/8/2019 5:00:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYPurposeful Design PublicationsOct. 8, 2019COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 8, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Purposeful Design Publications is officially launching its third edition of the popular spelling textbook series and renaming it "Spelling Plus" to reflect the added academic value it brings compared to previous editions. According to Steve Babbitt, Vice President of Purposeful Design Publications, "This series for Grades 1-6 provides so much more than just spell Source: Association of Christian Schools International

Prestonwood Christian Academy Takes Top Honors at Future Problem Solving Program International Conference

Education10/3/2019 12:35:03 PM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Prestonwood Christian Academy Oct. 3, 2019 PLANO, Texas, Oct. 3, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Prestonwood Christian Academy (PCA) sent more than 10 students to the Future Problem Solving Program International (FPSPI) Conference at Massachusetts Amherst from June 6-9, 2019, where the school took top honors. At the International competition, PCA students had the strongest showing across all the competitions that Texas has ever had in its nearly 40-year history with the pr Source: Prestonwood Christian Academy

Duke-UNC Middle East Course Under Fire

Education9/26/2019 7:47:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Sept. 26, 2019   NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on why the Trump administration is on the offensive over a college course: Duke University and the University of North Carolina receive federal funding for a joint Middle East studies course. The Trump administration has threatened to withdraw the grant because the universities have violated the rules of the agreement. While some Source: Catholic League

ORU Dedicates Its First New Housing in 43 Years

Education9/20/2019 12:05:05 PM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Oral Roberts University Sept. 20, 2019 TULSA, Okla., Sept. 20, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Oral Roberts University cut the ribbon on its new apartment-style housing in a guest-filled celebration today. The ribbon-cutting not only officially opened the new residence hall but also signified the completion of the University's five-year, $50 million fundraising campaign, the largest and most successful comprehensive campaign in ORU's history. In honor of the event, ORU we Source: Oral Roberts University

Kern Family Foundation Awards $3.2 Million Grant to Grand Canyon University

Education9/19/2019 6:51:01 AM
Funding will help develop accelerated pastoral training program in Phoenix area and Southwest NEWS PROVIDED BY Grand Canyon University Sept. 19, 2019 PHOENIX, Sept. 19, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Grand Canyon University has been awarded a $3.2 million grant from the Kern Family Foundation to develop an accelerated pastoral training program that will supply the Phoenix metropolitan area and greater Southwest with resources to meet the growing need for pastoral leaders. The Kern Source: Grand Canyon University