Editorial: Schools exist to teach basics, not sex, not “diversity” or other social agendas

Kelli Cook, Publisher, The Golden Hammer Apparently, the Superintendent, Willis High School Principal, and Board of Trustees of the Willis Independent School District (WISD) have forgotten their basic purpose. Public schools exist to teach reading, writing, and mathematical skills. Not to invite drag queens into the classroom to teach cosmetology. Schools exist so the children of our […]

“Jack the Sticker” rips Conroe ISD Board, Superintendent in written statement: “Shame on you for your floccinaucinihilipilification of education and of morality!”

“Jack the Sticker” rips Conroe ISD Board, Superintendent in written statement: “Shame on you for your floccinaucinihilipilification of education and of morality!”

Image: “Seasons Greetings” by Banksy, Port Talbot, Wales (December 2018). “Jack the Sticker,” the elusive protester who has stickered Conroe ISD’s political signs on school campuses with “Why is C.I.S.D. Wasting $$?? WE LOVE BOOKS!  Read.Gov” appeared before the school district’s Board of Trustees by written statement on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. “Jack the Sticker” […]

“It’s Hammer Time” to host nationally-renowned education expert Bruce Deitrick Price at noon today

Montgomery County, June 28 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show at MCP.TV, will host nationally-renowned education expert Bruce Deitrick Price at 12 noon today. Price is the best-selling author of “Saving K-12: What Happened to Our Public Schools? How Do We Fix Them?” Price’s official biography follows: “Bruce Deitrick Price is […]

Republican Executive Committeeman Ramsey declares 86th Legislative Session “a good one” for Republicans

Conroe, June 5 – State Republican Executive Committeeman Mark Ramsey spoke to the Montgomery County Tea Party meeting on Monday, June 3, 2019, and provided a statistically-laden talk about the 86th Texas Legislature, which adjourned one week earlier in Austin. “While Republican Legislative Priorities didn’t come out of the session in that great a shape, […]

Trump orders colleges to back free speech or lose funding

Washington, DC, March 22 – President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday requiring U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal research funding. The new order directs federal agencies to ensure that any college or university receiving research grants agrees to promote free speech and the exchange of ideas, […]

The failed ethos of public education

The failed ethos of public education

Image: Have we so completely given up on our children that we seek only to teach them vocational skills so they may work for others from other nations, such as South Korea and Japan, where schools still teach critical thinking skills? Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer In the past few months, I’ve begun to take a […]

Preparing for the terrible coming of Oprah: how Montgomery County has a duty to provide leadership up to and especially after 2020

Preparing for the terrible coming of Oprah: how Montgomery County has a duty to provide leadership up to and especially after 2020

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer It may not be Oprah, but it’ll be someone with her star power, if the democrats can wisely control the course of the democrat nominee in 2020. Nationwide, 2020 will be an ugly election for conservatives, because the Republican Party has so miserably failed us for 24 years and because liberals […]

Constable Hayden, Chief Welch face serious TCOLE investigation regarding training and certifications

Constable Hayden, Chief Welch face serious TCOLE investigation regarding training and certifications

Image: Precinct 4 Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden appeared before the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on April 24, 2018. New Caney and Austin, June 15 – The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) is investigating Precinct 4 Montgomery County Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden and his Chief Deputy Barry Welch over whether or not they turned in […]

House candidate Toth’s knowledge of Texas education, legislative agenda shines during Montgomery County Eagle Forum presentation

Conroe, January 17 – Texas House of Representatives candidate Steve Toth, who is running for the District 15 seat that Mark Keough is leaving in order to run for Montgomery County Judge, had an hour-long opportunity on January 4, 2018, to speak and to answer audience questions at the Montgomery County Eagle Forum. Toth’s electoral […]