Notable Articles

Why do you need to come to Friday’s meeting and stay engaged? Because people who make decisions for your children continue to deny that this is true.

https://nypost.com/2021/12/05/mask-mandates-are-harming-our-childrens-development/?fbclid=IwAR3b3pubaVSofX1AbGRnmKPn8dEvfIJeJJeTW4yB_9CFbBrkIJTjNSDlaVQ

Interesting piece by Michael Bloomberg. S/O to Drew Augustine for submitting.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/michael-bloomberg-why-im-backing-charter-schools-covid-19-learning-loss-teachers-union-11638371324?st=3zqr2bplv4f46th&reflink=article_copyURL_share&fbclid=IwAR0dWNYr6rnzO5T_0Vb_9piIKCYwDdY5MtZZhYcwCKzBoKvPF9VapxX7FFE

“Virologist Emanuel Goldman, a professor at the New Jersey Medical School at Rutgers, calls such cleaning “hygiene theater,” a term made popular in a piece from The Atlantic.

“Closing a day a week for deep cleaning is absurd,” he said. “It is a waste of resources. It is a waste of time. It is nonsense.”

https://www.freep.com/story/news/education/2021/11/30/michigan-schools-closing-deep-clean-covid/8752896002/?fbclid=IwAR0pRF5-rXrUMz6BSbm2nBslC8Lh37WoNXkE9PvtFuYkJeFXf3mxKCms2gQ

Interesting article on CRT in Michigan schools. S/O to Kari Morabito Hands for sharing.

https://djhjmedia.com/steven/michigan-media-crt-not-taught-detroit-school-head-yes-it-is/

Why do we need to get organized? Because the other side, who wants to keep your kids out of school or muzzled at worst, is organizing as well.

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/education/2021/11/23/fed-up-parents-press-michigan-school-boards-over-making-other-divisive-issues/6194810001/?fbclid=IwAR27j19clSZOFNIPaYrZPkEghZO8u1QwG8KfLG-q_VsqE0S-Bcj4F4J9f30

Great letter about demanding that the Michigan Association of School Boards leave the NSBA after the NBSA called us “domestic terrorists.” S/O to Rosemarie Denton for sharing.

https://gophouse.org/posts/rep-hornberger-letter-to-michigan-association-of-school-boards?fbclid=IwAR3sMxQURBM6uR1n2VgqOfI95YW5CFquR7-GgMS6U4QgGSh17OM39vW-XVM

Sen. Lana Theis weighs in. She’s been a strong supporter of parental choice. S/O to Mary Clark-Darnell for sharing.

https://www.senatorlanatheis.com/theis-calls-on-states-school-boards-to-respect-parents-students-on-covid-19-vaccines/?fbclid=IwAR0wSbyS32h_H-jIS1loSvNYdqvaNn_WsSqQmg9yKY-e51Jiqnpbiww176I