American Principles Project and individuals from more than 100 organizations including Education Liberty Watch and Eagle Forum called on Congress to rewrite the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).
Education LIberty Watch reminds that we have until September 20, 2017 at 11:59pm (EDT) to submit comments asking pre-2012 FERPA rules to into effect.
Nine national organizations and 62 state grassroots organizations in 31 states express concern about student data privacy in the attempt to reauthorize the Education Sciences Reform Act (ESRA).
Dozens of groups have joined Liberty Counsel to object to the plan for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) to assess student mindsets.
Karen Effrem, MD the President of Education Liberty Watch and co-founder of the Florida Stop Common Core Coalition submitted written testimony on the Common Core State Standards and Florida’s Next Generation Sunshine State Standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics. I’m embedding her testimony below or you can read/download it here:
I wrote last month about the Minnesota Legislature’s fight against the federal takeover of education being cheered on by Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton. The Minnesota Senate passed Senate File 1656 which required legislative approval before any education standard could be implemented by the Minnesota Department of Education. It was authored by State Senator Carla Nelson […]
While I’m concerned about the online education mandate that the Minnesota Legislature is debating, there is good news on the education front in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Minnesota Senate last month passed Senate File 1656 which requires legislative approval before any academic standards can be implemented. Education Liberty Watch reports that the Minnesota […]