Women of Washington

Communicating America’s Founding Principles

Women of Washington is an educational organization with a focus on understanding local, national, and global issues that are critical to our world today.

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ORGANIZATIONS

USPIE.org   
United States Parents Involved in Education (USPIE) is a nonprofit, nationwide coalition of state leaders focused on restoring local control of education by eradicating federal intrusion.

WSPIE  Great Tips for Parents to step up their involvement in schools

FILMS/VIDEOS


“State of Mind the Psychology of Control”  - VIEW FILM
“The Leipzig Connection, The Systematic Destruction of American Education”  - VIEW PDF
“The Ultimate History Lesson with John Taylor Gatto”  - VIEW VIDEO
“Thralldom-Based Education”  - VIEW VIDEO

ARTICLES

"How to Conquer a Nation Without Firing a Shot"
   Leading Progressives like John Dewey came up with the answer over a century ago. Just embed your agenda into the educational system, and in a few generations you will transform the country. 
   Political Progressives had little use for America’s founding principles. Woodrow Wilson, the first progressive president, complained that “some citizens of this country have never got beyond the Declaration of Independence,” and said the Declaration was “of no consequence” to modern Americans. This view now dominates in our public schools. 
   And educational Progressives had little use for traditional teaching methods and purposes. Rather than teaching the Great Books of the Western tradition, Dewey recommended education as social development. The past century has seen curricular    
   As a result, many public schools are no longer effective at teaching reading, writing, and arithmetic. They also no longer teach young Americans the history of their country—how it was founded on the principle of equal rights, and how it grew to become the freest and most prosperous nation in history.
   Good citizenship is impossible without this knowledge about America, and as a result our liberty is fading fast.
   
That’s why Hillsdale has launched the Barney Charter School Initiative: to answer the urgent need for fundamental reform of American K-12 education. After just five years, the initiative has helped found 13 charter schools nationwide, with a goal of opening fifty schools by 2022—each one based on a classical liberal arts curriculum, and each one including a strong history and civics component.  (Read More)