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Common Core and the pressure to conform

Today we are diving into several controversial topics. In our second half, we’re discussion some theological perspectives on prayer, and how without a biblical understanding, we can make prayer about doing all sorts of things that the Bible says we ought not to do. In our first segment today, another controversial topic we cover here […]

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Common Core lessons reducing teachers to “robots”

A large number of teachers are discovering that the Common Core curriculum is leaving them with less control in the classroom. Many have said this forced education program is robbing them of their creativity and threatening to reduce them to mere “robots” that deliver pre-packaged lessons “word for word.” “I’m unable to do projects anymore […]

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Common Core and you

You won’t hear the Common Core happenings in mainstream media – but we cover it quite a bit and we’ve ammassed quite a few programs, guests, articles and resources on our website to try to help people make sense out of a curriculum and standards that seemingly don’t make a lot of sense, especially when […]

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Keeping our youth from “evolving” their truth

We know that one of the most worrying statistics for Christian parents is what happens to their children when they graduate high school and go to college. The latest statistics tell us a huge majority of college students fall away from their beliefs, thanks in part to professors who aren’t shy about their agenda to […]

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Colorado mom shares frustration over child’s “Lefty/Righty” assignment

Today on Stand Up For The Truth’s program we heard from the Aurora School District parent in Colorado who told her son’s 7th grade Social Studies teacher that her family’s political leanings were none of the school’s business. (See: Colorado 6th Graders, Parents, Required To Take “Righty/Lefty” Survey)  Andrea joined us on our program to […]

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Colorado 7th Graders, Parents, Required To Take “Righty/Lefty” Survey

Today we received an email from one of our Stand Up For The Truth listeners about a very disturbing assignment given in the Aurora Public School District in Colorado: “Attached is an assignment given to my 12-year-old great-nephew in his 7th grade social studies class. It is an outrage, and I’m so proud of my […]

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Common Core: What will your students learn?

Today we’re talking about Common Core. Many parents are worried whether their students are being instructed or indoctrinated. While we have no doubt there are many dedicated and loving teachers in our public schools, we know they face growing challenges in educating our children in the secular humanist environment created and promoted by the National […]

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Middle School Teacher Suspended for Showing Students Music Video Promoting Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

Talk about indoctrination. Not only into homosexual marriage, but away from Biblical truth. The teacher who showed this music video got a slap on the wrist and is now back in the classroom teaching young, impressionable teens again. Here is the video, shown to 13-year-olds: Here are the lyrics the students heard: “The right wing […]

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The time of testing

Today we’re looking at some mindblowing headlines about where we’re heading in the world regarding the Middle East, the global geopolitical landscape, the world economy, and the New Spirituality changing the visible church. We’ll dive into those and get your input, plus in our first segment, we’re heading back to school in a few weeks. […]

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Leaving spiritual Babylon

Today we’re talking about the challenging times we are in starting with our young people. If you’re a parent, you are probably preparing yourself for the changes that are about to happen once again at your house: Summer vacation. This is the time of year when administrative leaders at the National Eduction Association (NEA) are […]

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