The Anti-Vaccination Movement: A Regression in Modern Medicine

The Anti-Vaccination Movement: A Regression in Modern Medicine

Credit:Getty Images/iStockphoto By Rimsha Syed A relatively small – but vocal – community of anti-vaxxers hold a wide array of views, from the theory that vaccines are toxic to the belief that vaccines can cause autism. Although studies have debunked both...
Texas’s First Online Live Instruction Homeschool Opens Enrollment

Texas’s First Online Live Instruction Homeschool Opens Enrollment

By Rimsha Syed Challenges continue to face the public education realm causing record numbers of parents to choose to homeschool their children. Some of the challenges include a lack of qualified teachers, course shortages, and transportation limitations. As the...
An Educator’s Plight for Human Rights – Jade Owhadi’s Story

An Educator’s Plight for Human Rights – Jade Owhadi’s Story

By Rimsha Syed  Jade Owhadi was in high school when she learned about Agent Orange (AO) from her French-Vietnamese grandmother. Deeply troubled and moved, she began to dedicate her time to humanitarian work, eventually pursuing a lifetime of grassroots community aid...
How the American Education System is Failing

How the American Education System is Failing

How the American Education System is Failing A revolutionary solution to helping the chronic disinvestment – online education. By Rimsha Syed This year, teacher walkouts and protests dominated the k-12 education sphere, bringing deeply embedded and longstanding...