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    Critical Race Theory is ridiculous, but banning it won’t fix our schools

    Critical race theory is a worldview in direct conflict with our long-held principles of enlightenment thought that helped us progress into the modern era....

    Kenai School Board’s plan to ban discrimination may impact free speech, girls’ sports, more

    The Kenai School Board is considering a litany of new policies to empower the district in clamping down on what it considers to be...

    Mat-Su School Board resolution seeks term limits, compensation restrictions & election reform

    There is currently no limit to the number of consecutive terms a Mat-Su School Board member can serve. Nor are there any restrictions on...

    Senate rejects Sullivan’s attempt to protect academic freedom, religious liberty in universities

    If the U.S. Senate is going to dump billions of taxpayer dollars into American universities, Sen. Dan Sullivan wanted some assurances that these schools...

    Bill introduced to protect Alaska women’s sports from transgender biological males

    To ensure fairness for Alaska’s female athletes, a bill was introduced in the State Senate on May 13 by Sen. Shelley Hughes (R-Palmer). The bill...

    Fairbanks teacher speaks out after being removed for discussing police, race relations

    Two weeks after being barred from her classroom at Lathrop High School following a discussion on police and race relations, Fairbanks teacher Connie Gardner...

    Anchorage schools ban the non-vaxed from any volunteering

    Parents who wish to offer their time and talent as volunteers in an Anchorage public school, whether as a chaperone, classroom helper, tutor, mentor...

    Alaska athletic board nixes mandatory COVID tests for student soccer players and wrestlers

    Two weeks after mandating a controversial COVID testing policy for all high school soccer players and wrestlers, the state’s athletic board reversed its decision,...

    Stop forcing Alaska’s student athletes into taking invasive COVID tests

    It is with no small amount of concern and anger that I recently discovered the Mat-Su School District, in accord with Alaska School Activities...

    Athletic board bans Alaska students from competition unless they submit to weekly COVID tests

    High school soccer players and wrestlers are now compelled to take mandatory COVID tests each week in order to play high school sports. The...

    Private homeschool convention seeks to equip and empower Alaska parents

    The annual Alaska Statewide Homeschool Convention is back. Hosted by Alaska Private and Home Educators Association (APHEA), the event is the largest gathering of...

    Leftist candidates eke out wins in sharply divided Anchorage – mayoral race heads to runoff

    With vote counting now over, the Anchorage’s far left can breathe a sigh of relief after narrowly winning all four school board races and...

    Open Letter: Anchorage School Board is on a dangerous & divisive path

    All decent Americans watched with horror the video of George Floyd’s tragic death last May. I could not bring myself to watch it a...

    After year of controversy, Wasilla High approves new logo of Athabascan ‘Warrior’

    After a year of controversy over its school logo, Wasilla High School has officially adopted a new Warrior mascot which depicts Chief Wasilla in...

    UPDATE: Conservative Anchorage School Board candidates hurt by like-minded rivals

    Conservatives running for four seats on the Anchorage School Board appear to be suffering from the fact that too like-minded candidates have split the...

    Abortion chain makes final push for Anchorage school board candidates who back radical sex-ed agenda

    Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion business in Alaska, is making a last-ditch effort to ensure that the Anchorage School Board remains firmly in support...

    OPINION: Anchorage parent urges school board to reject critical race theory in classrooms

    After listening to hours of work sessions, board meetings and both townhalls hosted by the Anchorage School District last month, I do not support...

    Mat-Su hopes to end all school mask mandates by June 1

    The age of mask mandates for students, teachers, staff, parents and others in Mat-Su schools will likely come to an end on June 1. This...

    TODAY: Town hall will address effort to inject critical race theory across Anchorage schools

    The Anchorage School District will hold the second of two online townhall meetings on March 30 to address its plan to inject critical race...

    Graduation requirement nixed but new bill still aims to fix Alaska’s erratic civics education

    A proposed mandatory civics test for Alaska students to graduate high school has been nixed. It would have required students to be able to...

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