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Alabama Applies for Federal Grant to Establish Statewide P-20W Database

Alabama School Connection By Tricia Powell Crain on July 8, 2015 ­ Alabama has filed an application for federal grant money from the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) to establish a statewide longitudinal data system (SLDS), but won’t learn the results of their application until some time in September. The decision to seek federal grant money was […]

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ACTION ALERT RE: REAUTHORIZATION OF THE NCLB ACT

Ask Senator Sessions (202)224-4124 and Senator Shelby (202)224-5744 to vote NO on The Every Child Achieves Act (S.1177). Ask Republicans to wait until Obama leaves office and pass a bill that rejects, not codifies, this President’s federalization of education. US Senate leadership promised to write a bill to reauthorize No Child Left Behind (NCLB) that Obama […]

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Action Needed! Senate Debate on Every Child Achieves Act on Tuesday!

Ask Senator Sessions (202)224-4124 and Senator Shelby (202)224-5744 to vote NO on The Every Child Achieves Act (S.1177) Ask Republicans to wait until Obama leaves office and pass a bill that rejects, not codifies, this President’s federalization of education. US Senate leadership promised to write a bill to reauthorize No Child Left Behind (NCLB) that Obama […]

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Pediatric Association on Marriage Opinion

This past Friday, the President of the American College of Pediatricians, Dr. Michelle Cretella, criticized the Supreme Court’s decision to force every state in America to allow sodomy-based “marriage.”  Dr. Cretella argues,“[T]his is a tragic day for America’s children. The SCOTUS has just undermined the single greatest pro-child institution in the history of mankind: the natural family. […]

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If marriage reconfigured in the law…family, Western Civilization will likely crumble

The following letter from Dr. James Dobson was distributed to Eagle Forum leaders nationwide.   Dear Friends, May I urge you to read this letter carefully? It has been written with a fervent prayer that you will recognize the urgency it conveys. It deals with a decision that is about to be announced by the U.S. […]

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Action: Students are not Data

The State Board of Education is expected to vote on the proposed 2015 Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Model (CCGM) at its June 11 meeting. Eagle Forum considers this plan to be beyond the legitimate purview of counselors and an overreach that could be harmful rather than helpful to students and their families.  Eagle Forum believes […]

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Dr. Alveda King’s Letter to Alabama Legislators on Common Core

May 22, 2015An Open LetterDear Alabama Legislator,The deep and sustaining desire that every child in Alabama will be given the best education possible to be ready to act upon God’s leading in his or her life is surely important to you. To that end, please consider finding more creative solutions than what is offered in […]

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Hear our new radio ad!

We are excited to announce that we have a commercial airing now on the Rick and Bubba Show (WZZK), regarding Dr. James Milgram’s warning of the “irreversible harm” that is likely to occur after four years of Common Core Math.  Alabama students are currently experiencing their third year.   See the text of the ad below, or you may […]

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Action: Save Our Schools

Below are instructions that you can follow to help us replace Common Core:

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How Federal Government Controls Alabama Education

How Federal Government Controls Alabama Education   Click on each photo for full size viewing.        

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