Category Archives: Madison schools

The lunacy of crying ‘Racism’ over school suspensions

Making the numbers work Race-based ‘disparate impact’ hurts all students — and teachers slightly abridged and adapted from Heather Mac Donald of the Manhattan Institute The Obama administration held that the only possible reason why blacks are disciplined in school more … Continue reading

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Madison school(s) teaching ‘no cops in schools’

More Tales from the Frontlines! Black Lives Matter propaganda on February’s curriculum Hey kids! Get your Black Lives Matter tee-shirts. Make your checks out to Madison Teachers Inc.! Parents of Hamilton middle school students are being encouraged to participate in … Continue reading

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Feds to stop encouraging racial quotas in school discipline

2014 rule contributed to disruptive classrooms School Safety Commission recommends staffing schools with armed police Federal policies requiring school districts to discipline fewer minority students are being rolled back. The federal Commission on School Safety released a report this week … Continue reading

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Police have no real friends on Madison school board

School board praises the disrupters No wonder Police Chief Mike Koval is miffed. (Reported here.) So are we. This blogge did not realize until this very day that school resource officers (as the Madison school board is now calling them) … Continue reading

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Chief Koval: No cops in Madison schools under those terms!

Police Chief Mike Koval today says there is NO WAY he will agree to contract with the Madison school district after the school board tossed in yet another poison pill Monday night (12-17-18). Board of Education member T.J. Mertz added … Continue reading

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Good news & bad news & good news on Madison school board race

UPDATE: Together we forced Dean Loumos out of the race! Story here. The good news is Kaleem Caire is running for school board. No one has done more for education in Madison. Kaleem advanced the Madison Prep charter school that would … Continue reading

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