Required Readings

Endless summer, same-sex firing, textbooks optional, writing assignments, the education/health nexus, and more: Required Readings, 07.10.15

If you’ve ever wondered how the summer vacation schedule in the U.S. came to be and why it persists, you’ll want to read this new series from SoD sister site Grounded Parents. A Pennsylvania Catholic school may be in hot water for firing a teacher in a same-sex marriage by violating …

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Anti-vax “prof” ignites scandal at Queen’s U

This week the Principal and Provost of Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario publicly acknowledged student complaints that an instructor in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies was promoting anti-vaccine materials in a basic health class. The instructor in question, Melody Torcolacci, is reported to have presented her Health 102 class …

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Required Readings

Required Readings, 24 November 2013

Is Christianity one generation away from dying out (n England at least)? This and more in today’s Required Readings, have a nice day you all and enjoy your reading! Christianity at risk of dying out in a generation – I don’t know if it will really die out, but it …

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Required Readings

Required Readings, 15 September 2013

Homeopathy colleges, colleges and veils and measles’ spread in the US. Good morning everyone, hope you have a nice day, enjoy reading and don’t let indignation get you! Stand Up for Science – don’t let children be brainwashed. 2 Jewish groups get state violation notices for slaughtering chickens – there’s …

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