Monthly Archives: March 2013

Legislative Update for Christian/Home Schools, GA General Assembly – 2013

Prepared by Paul Smith, Executive Director, Citizen Impact Updated March 29 FINAL ISSUES Georgia’s Tax Credit Scholarship Program/Student Scholarship Organizations (SSOs) House Bill 283 included changes to this program as an amendment to a large education bill. The final version … Continue reading

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Legislative Update for Christian/Home Schools, GA General Assembly – 2013

Prepared by Paul Smith, Executive Director, Citizen Impact Updated March 15 Race to the Top/Common Core A meeting took place on March 14 with Gov. Deal and numerous groups regarding the Common Core standards. It gave me the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Mass. Hysteria over School’s Drag Policy

from Washington Update, Family Research Council If there’s one subject giving Massachusetts schools trouble, it’s anatomy! The state’s Department of Education shocked everyone last week with new directives that completely abolish traditional gender roles, gender-based bathrooms and clothing, and even gender-specific sports in … Continue reading

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Legislative Issues for Christian Schools, GA General Assembly – 2013

Prepared by Paul Smith, Executive Director, Citizen Impact Updated March 5 CURRENT ISSUES: Race to the Top/Common Core SB 167 (pertaining to common core curriculum, and nullifying any commitments relating to the federal Race to the Top program) did not … Continue reading

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