The Final Word on Porn in Utah Schools?

Obviously, this is NOT the official position of the USBE Board, but I just wanted to start out by acknowledging and thanking the almost 500 parents and grandparents who wrote the Board and reached out to me hoping the Board would vote for a model policy that would actually prevent porn, in any form, in …

The Battle that Shouldn’t Be, in Utah of All Places

First, I want to say, Thank You! Thank you for fighting for your children, for writing in to the State Board and legislators to speak up for our children’s innocence and their safety. We are living in strange times. Who would’ve thought that standing up for bright line protections against sexually explicit content for our …

A Dark Vision of Education Overcoming the Family

The University of Brussels used to have the Latin version of “Truth Conquers Darkness” (veritas vincere tenebras) as its motto. It has since changed the first word to science instead of truth. I think the shift in education has been a consistent shift in a focus away from discerning truth. Now we are focused, not …

Wokeness Dumbs Down Education and Messes with Mental Health

The Utah Education and Mental Health Coordinating Council went spectacularly off the rails Wednesday, June 8. Presenters pulled out all the stops to transform education and mental health practices and operations into a Woke circus of centralized planning antics gone unchecked. Video with commentary on highlights of DSAMH study of “unfair” Systems [Rumble.com] Lowlights included …

Check out AIM’s Exclusive Videos on Rumble.com

We’re glad to be adding some video content on Rumble to our coverage of education in Utah. There’s no shortage of material to cover, but we hope to find more opportunity to shed light on the unique challenges families face when it comes to crucial issues in our schools, including woke ideas and practices, protecting …

USBE’s ACEESS Commitee brings Critical Race Theory to Utah schools

What is the Utah State Board of Education’s ACEESS committee and why should you care? In 2016, the USBE made a resolution to form ACEESS (pronounced “ak-cess”), the Advisory Committee on Equity of Educational Services for Students. The committee’s purpose is to advise the USBE on “underrepresented, historically marginalized and underserved students,” and its membership …

Parents, it’s worse than a “just” a mask mandate — don’t comply

The county-wide “mask” mandate issued by the Salt Lake County Health Department Friday, January 7, is much worse than you realize. Come Monday, thousands of parents will be sending their kids to schools in masks, thinking that that will be enough to comply with the order. Think again. Late Sunday night, the Salt Lake County …

WINNING: Pronouns gone in Granite District CANVAS Online System

Big win for parents! Granite School District’s Canvas settings no longer allow the selection of pronouns in a student’s personal profile.  The problem was first reported by AIM earlier this week. After calls to the district by parents and social media exposure of the issue, it looks as if a student’s pronoun information is no longer …

Granite School District illegally asks kids their pronouns through CANVAS

Why is Granite School District breaking the law? And how in the world are they getting away with it? The answer may surprise you…. These screenshots were taken in December of 2021.   What you are looking at is 3 different student profile pages on the CANVAS web-based learning management system used by almost every …