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 …

Standardized tests don’t measure up

Standardized testing claims to be able to measure a student’s academic skills and even intelligence… Pretty high claim for a process that’s highly subjective and definitely unscientific. First, read this (yes I know it’s on HuffPost, but press on, it’s eye opening): Then, if you haven’t done this for your kids already, OPT OUT of …

USBE Member takes a potshot at Christians at December board meeting

At the December Utah State Board of Education meeting, Member Carol Lear took Christmas spirit to a whole new level by using her Member Message time to take a cheap shot at… Christians. And then she handed out hula hoops. We could comment on the professionalism on display in this memorable moment but the video …

USBE member Natalie Cline takes on school library obscenity

When I first viewed this video, a line from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol came to mind: “There are many things from which I might have derived good, by which I have not profited….” Utah State Board of Education Member Natalie Cline is the embodiment of this idea: doing what’s right by defending kids from …

The Dept. of Justice can’t find “systemic racism” but still polices Davis School District

Recently the Davis School District has come under fire for what is being portrayed as rampant, systemic racism in its schools. No one is defending Davis School District leadership. The district has historically been poorly run, and notoriously unresponsive to parental concerns and rights. But the nature of the DOJ’s investigation and the unclear origin …