“The Affordable Care Act: What It Means for You, Your Business and Your Healthcare” February 4. 2014 The Levin Jewish Community Center, Durham NC Panel Of Speakers: Franc Andy Barada, Jr. M.D. Internal Medicine/Rheumatology Durham NC Hank Estep Partner, Griffin Estep Benefits Group Wilmington NC Ken Lewis CEO First Carolina Care Pinehurst, NC Deborah Wilkins […]
Bob Luebke, who will be one of our featured speakers on Thursday, Sept 19th, 6:30 (at the JCC), responds to a recent op-ed on Common Core Standards. Take a look at Luebke’s analysis and let us know what you think.
Exploring Excellence in Education! Sept 19, 2013, 6:30pm BEHIND THE HEADLINES: COMMON CORE, CHARTERS, AND CHOICE The Levin Jewish Community Center, Durham NC The second ICON (Issues Confronting Our Nation) Lecture Series was held on Thursday, September 19, 2013, in Durham, North Carolina, and was enthusiastically attended. Excellence in Education was the theme of the […]
Unified state government, expansion of charter schools cited as reasons By Dan Way Nov. 19th, 2012 AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. — The number of students attending public charter schools continues to rise, and Durham Public Schools is ranked 21st nationally, the only district in North Carolina with 10 percent or more of its students in charter […]
Algenon Cash and Rayola Dougher, November 12, 2013 “AMERICAN MADE ENERGY” America is on its way to becoming an energy powerhouse ! – That was the incredibly positive message at ICON’s (Issues Confronting Our Nation) November 12, 2013 lecture in Durham, North Carolina. Our guest speakers are advocates for homegrown energy resources in the nation and […]
A Review and Interview: ‘American Betrayal-Secret Assault on ..Nation’s Character’ (By Diana West) By Ruth King on May 29th, 2013 http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/detail/a-review-and-interview-of-american-betrayal-the-secret-assault-on-our-nations-character-by-diana-west Were the Reagan years just a temporary feel good blip since what the late Jeane Kirkpatrick called “the blame America first crowd” still dominates our academies, the media and the corridors of power? They have closed […]
June 18th, 2013, 7pm Diana West The first ICON (Issues Confronting Our Nation) Lecture was a roaring success last night (June 18). Diana West, author of the newly released book, ‘American Betrayal, The Secret Assault on Our Nation’s Character’ gave us chilling details from her new book that reveals not just the familiar struggle between communism […]
Darrell Allison is the President of Parents for Education Freedom NC. He will be one of our featured speakers discussing charter schools, vouchers and choice at our next lecture, Thursday, September 19th, 6:30pm, at the JCC (1937 W Cornwallis Rd, Durham).