Over half a million young Afghan refugees will have a chance to go to school in Iran, thanks to a new decree mandating that all children be allowed to register for school. Applaud the measure, which will significantly weaken the cycle of poverty among Afghan refugees.
Students are being taught that women are “cheap prostitutes” and that gay people are waiting for “death and hell” as part of a sex education segment at their high school. Demand that the school immediately stop using the conservative Christian pamphlet that is peddling these hateful ideas.
A school principal who ruined a high school graduation with racist comments against black audience members has been fired. Applaud the school leadership for doing the right thing and taking a stand against hatred and bigotry.
Creationism may soon be taught in science classrooms despite substantial research in support of evolution. Many religious leaders have already accepted evolutionary science as valid, and students should be taught proper science. Sign the petition to ensure that science curriculum standards are not lowered.
Cats are being used for dissection during biology class at a Oklahoma high school, and students were filmed sadistically making them perform a dance routine. Tell the school to stop this archaic and disturbing practice immediately by signing the petition.
Someone needs to beat a vocal female high school student because she is causing too many problems for the high school, according to remarks allegedly made by one of her teachers. Demand that this teacher be fired immediately for reportedly advocating violence against this student.
Student feminist activist Grace Mann was recently murdered after receiving hundreds of violent threats. The President of Mary Washington University failed to take enough action to protect her, even after being notified of these threats. Demand an apology from the president for not doing more to protect Grace and the entire female population of the university.
Black students are subjected to the majority of arrests in a large school district even though they make up less than half of the student body. Demand that this racist policing disparity be addressed and alleviated at once.
Apparent racism ruined a high school class’ graduation ceremony after the school founder allegedly berated the audience with anti-black rhetoric. Demand that the founder resign from her position with the school at once for her reported racism.
An outbreak of chlamydia is sweeping through the student body at a high school because the school never taught them the fundamentals of sexual health and safety. Demand that the school begin to offer comprehensive sex education to its students at once so outbreaks like this never happen again.
An alleged Islamophobe who reportedly thinks that Muslims must be “annihilated” in order to defend the United States is running for a seat on a school board. Demand that he drop out of the race immediately due to his hateful prejudice.
College students allegedly wearing “Red Face” makeup and traditional feather headdresses harassed a Native American man who called out their attire as racist and told him to “go back to the reservation,” according to reports. Demand that these students be expelled at once for shameless racism.
Gay high school students are allegedly being bullied, harassed, and threatened with lynching from a group of homophobic students as part of an “Anti-Gay Day” protest they organized. Demand that these hateful students be expelled at once for everyone’s safety.
Girls will have a chance to win scholarships to learn the important skill of coding, thanks to supermodel Karlie Kloss. A two-week summer course will encourage girls to break into a male-dominated career field. Thank Karlie Kloss for using her fame to help girls succeed.
A 12-year-old autistic child was convicted of a felony after kicking a garbage can and pulling away from a school resource officer that grabbed him. Condemn the court’s decision, which failed to take into account the poor impulse control of autistic children.
Appealing to students’ dreams for a better life, for-profit colleges can saddle them with debt while failing to deliver a quality education. Demand relief for victims of fraudulent student loans.
Muslims are hellbent on converting everyone around the world to Islam under the threat of death, according to a lesson on the religion a high school teacher gave to his students. Demand that the teacher in question be fired at once for such misleading and hateful propaganda.
Kids who struggle with learning and social challenges will no longer be able to attend a charter school as it is soon set to close. Sign this petition and demand the school be given the chance to continue raising funds to avoid this disastrous outcome.
A public school teacher allegedly passed out Christian Bibles to her students during a recent class. Demand that she be fired at once for this violation of the separation of church and state if these allegations are found to be true.
Limits on thorough and honest sex education are poised to be put in place in public schools, putting the health and safety of countless students at risk. Demand that the destructive legislation that would enact these limits be abandoned at once.
A Tea Party congressman is trying to repeal all teaching standards so that anyone can be hired on as a public school teacher. Demand that the congressman abandon his misguided proposal at once.
Funding for Missouri’s public libraries could soon be cut by 90 percent, forcing the closure of many locations. Demand that the governor stop his assault on public libraries, which are a valuable public resource.
Teachers could soon be given extra resources to uplift gifted students who stagnate in one-size-fits-all curricula if federal legislation is passed. Sign the petition to encourage lawmakers to help our struggling education system.
Sexual assaults on college campuses will become infinitely more difficult to respond to effectively, if recommendations that a prominent Greek life organization are lobbying for are turned into law. Demand that the organization abandon its campaign to reduce protections for college sexual assault survivors.
A school’s vice principal was allegedly caught on video saying that he doesn’t like black students. Whether or not this was a joke, it is entirely unacceptable and he must be relieved of his duties immediately. Please sign here to make it happen.