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Banning Homework - What's Driving the Trend?

Posted by Whitney Neal on September 14, 2014 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)


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9/11/2001 - We Remember

Posted by Whitney Neal on September 11, 2014 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (0)


Like many, I vividly remember the morning of September 11, 2001. The uncertainty, shock, fear, anger, doubt - all of the emotions that raged through our hearts and minds. Since then, the world has changed and we have changed. Events that shape generations tend to do that - but what I remember most is how in our darkest moments - when we didn't know who, or why, we just knew that someone else needed our help - the beauty...

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Fox and Friends - Is Gatorade a National Security Threat?

Posted by Whitney Neal on September 2, 2014 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)


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Memorial Day 2014

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 26, 2014 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (0)



It is with deepest gratitude that we stop today to honor and remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country and the duty they were called to fulfill. As we honor the Fallen, may we also honor those who loved them. For every lost hero is someone who weeps. They were a father, mother, sister, brother, daughter, son, cousin, best friend, trusted confidante, partner in battle, childhoo...

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How Education "Reform" Serves Everyone But Our Kids

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 25, 2014 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Originally posted at TownHall.com




It’s the quintessential tragedy of education reform today. Paychecks – not children – are the golden ticket of a movement that has been hijacked by consultants and expert...

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Think the NSA and IRS are bad?

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 17, 2014 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Originally posted at Rare.us.


 


For the last twelve months, we’ve watched conservative Republicans in Congress rail against unconstitutional NSA spying and the targeting of tea party groups by the IRS. Many question why government needs access to all of our informatio...

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Another Example of the Necessity of Parental Involvement and Choice

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 15, 2014 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

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I'm going to go out on a limb here and say the teacher should be fired along with the principal who refused the parents request to have the child moved to another class. Parents, be aware and be involved - you are your child's only advocate. Parental involvement and school choice are the keys to f...

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Education Freedom: An Update

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 13, 2014 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Originally Posted at FreedomWorks.org.



Photo Courtesy of the New York Times


Over the last few weeks, several issues relating to education reform and freedom have made the news ... here is a recap of a few of these items!


 

The Nanny State Strikes Again - Parents...

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No Winners or Losers, Just Mediocrity

Posted by Whitney Neal on April 25, 2014 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Originally Posted at Smart Girl Politics - SGPAction.com


It’s October 2014. Hot dogs are cooked, peanuts are ready, and stadiums have perfected their version of Take Me Out to the Ballgame. Ten teams have risen above the pack and are set t...

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Common Core in North Carolina: A Story

Posted by Whitney Neal on April 19, 2014 at 3:00 PM Comments comments (0)

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A few weeks back I had the opportunity to speak to the Lake Norman Conservatives in Cornelius, North Carolina. It was a wonderful experience and some of my words made it into this documentary. Enjoy! :) 




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