Turning schoolkids into Marxists

Last Thursday, the Prince George's County, Maryland school board passed a resolution to allow their students to participate in the national organizing effort, "Black Lives Matter Week of Action in Schools."  P.G. County is one of many minority school districts across the country that activists have targeted in their attempt to replace reading, writing, and math with empowerment and liberation from America's "structural racism." Beginning this past "blackout" Monday, students and teachers were encouraged to wear all black to school.  On Tuesday, students were asked to complete the writing prompt "Why is BLM relevant to them as students/community/school"? Tuesday's assignment might prove difficult.  Prince George's County proficiency rates in language arts and math are below other Maryland counties, standing at 31% in reading and 23% in math.  The following...(Read Full Post)