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The Case For And Against Prayer In Public Schools

As it continues to be a hot-button issue for lawmakers, here are the cases for and against allowing prayer in public schools:<p>FOR<p>Students’ vocabulary …

Prayer in Schools Has Always Been Legal

My dad occasionally forwards to his entire email list something he thinks is particularly true and important. The other day, he forwarded an …

Religion

Graduation Prayer in the Public Schools: Questions & Answers

Education

President Speaks On Prayer Banning In U.S. Schools (1962)

Persuasive Speech Prayer in Schools

Fox Host: Prayer In School ‘Drags Us Back To The Era Of Sanity’

Prayer in Schools

Mike Huckabee: No School Violence in Schools with Bible & Prayer

The Consequences of Removing Prayer from the Schools

Prayer Back in Public Schools #Fox news

Satanists Applaud Gov's 'Prayer in Schools' Law

Sign the Petition to US GOVERNMENT · Put prayer back in schools

Home<p>US GOVERNMENT<p>PUT PRAYER BACK INTO SCHOOLS<p>Signed,<p>Bikash Patra<p>This petition closed over 4 years ago<p>How this will help<p>IF PRAYER IS PUT BACK INTO …

Prayer

New South Wales public school floated plan for student prayer group register

A New South Wales public school has floated plans to keep a register of students who pray together during breaks as concerns build around the Baird government’s audit into school prayer groups.<p>Parents at Marsden High school in Sydney’s north-west were last week issued a letter citing a “federal …

Football coach says he will defy school's prayer ban

There’s a scene in the great football film “Facing the Giants” when the coach decides to implement a new coaching philosophy – to praise God no matter what the result.<p>Joe Kennedy, a football coach at Bremerton High School in Washington, was so inspired by the film he decided to embrace that …

High School Football Coach Defies Ban on Post-Game Prayers — but Just Watch Who Bowed Their Heads With Him

Last month TheBlaze reported on the controversy swirling around a Washington state high school football coach and his on-field, post-game prayers.<p>After groups opposing public prayer threatened a lawsuit against the Bremerton School district, assistant coach Joe Kennedy began issuing a generic …

School District Tells Football Coach to Stop Public Prayers, Coach Doesn't, Guess What Happens

An assistant high school football coach in Bremerton, Wash. became the center of a national controversy after school district officials asked him to …

High School Football

How can we ban the Lord's prayer from cinemas, yet allow it in our children's schools?

If we don’t want religion forced on adults in cinemas, then it’s about time we stopped forcing it on children in schools as well<p>There are plenty of things I would ban from cinemas.<p>Popcorn is top of my list, closely followed by nachos. Whoever thought it was a good idea to offer the two noisiest …

Muslim prayer room at Catholic high school in Michigan sparks debate

Some parents outside Detroit were questioning a Catholic high school's decision to allow a special room for Muslim students to pray, Fox 2 reported Wednesday.<p>Brother Rice High School, an all-boys school in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, reportedly granted a request from Muslim students to use the …

The Public School Where Prayer Is Everywhere

A Buddhist family has filed a lawsuit against Louisiana's Sabine Parish School Board for violating the First Amendment.<p>A federal lawsuit filed last week in Louisiana contains some of the most startling allegations you will ever see against public school officials accused of unlawfully turning their …

Catholic School Defends Prayer Room For Muslim Students

"We have this sacred space available for you if you want it."<p>Parents of several students at a private Catholic school in Michigan have been protesting the existence of a prayer room used by the Muslim students. In an email to local station WXYZ, one parent claimed it was "unconscionable" and would …

Wyoming School Tells Students They Can Only Pray in Private — Here’s How Well That Went Over

Do students need permission to pray? The principal of a Wyoming school thought so, until she was confronted with the First Amendment.<p>Back in October, a group of Glendo High School students gathered to pray out loud for their meal during lunch. Afterwards, Stanetta Twiford, the school’s principal, …

Atheists Target School Prayer — but Students and Residents Flock to the Football Field to Respond With a Powerful Message

After atheists complained and threatened legal action over claims that adults have been leading and participating in prayers at an Arkansas school district, officials and students, alike, are pushing back.<p>The Freedom From Religion Foundation, an atheist activist group, recently sent a letter to …

Florida Legislature could discuss prayer at high school sports events

A state senator from St. Petersburg says he might wade into the controversial issue of prayer at high school athletic events during this legislative …

The Challenges of Adolescence (and How Parents and Educators Can Help)

The research team, headed by Joseph Allen, a psychology professor at the University of Virginia, followed these socially precocious kids for a decade.<p>…

5 Ways to Keep Creativity Alive in English Class

The Common Core State Standards have generated a lot of new buzzwords in English classrooms. All of a sudden it’s not enough for students to read, …

STEM vs. STEAM: Why The "A" Makes a Difference

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) subjects are the focal point of popular integrated learning systems. However, voices are calling …

What I Wish I’d Known as a New Teacher

<b>1. This will get better.</b> The first year of teaching is so, so hard. You don’t even know why it’s so hard—you can’t wrap your head around that because …

Teachers: What's Your Motto in the Classroom?

The Origins of My Teaching Motto<p>For some of us, our mottos may emerge from our own experiences in school -- that's certainly true in my case. I was …