And what about having the female students dressing up in Islamic garb — is that consistent with the state mandates, too? Last year, his daughter was shown a class video about suicide prevention that featured a scene with two male high school students in bed together, the report stated.
Tennessee Elementary School Lifts Fatwa Against Pork After Parents Complain In their defense, school district officials have observed that world history is hard to teach without giving students some basic understanding of religions. However, one parent told The Schilling Show that while the Koran was presented to students, the Bible was not.
In Massachusetts, the Newton public school system became enmeshed in a similar controversy about deceptive and anti-Semitic lessons concerning Muslim women being taught to their students. He charged that it pushed far beyond what ordinarily would be expected in a class about world religions, because of the disparity with teachings about other religions.
The teacher had the kids copy the Muslim statement of faith, also known as the shahada. I encourage you to talk with your children, talk with your teachers, and talk with your principals.
Girls must bring wide scarves or hooded sweatshirts for the mosque. They do have some studies on Hinduism, Buddhism and things like that, but they are not learning any other doctrines or creeds and that is what my concern was.
Learn the Five Pillars of Islam. Ankles must be covered. But according to school officials, the class is just following Tennessee state standards adopted by Gov. These are our children and we want them protected. At the time, the children were unaware of what they were writing, according to district officials.
It makes no sense and it is not consistent. Girls must bring wide scarves or hooded sweatshirts for the mosque. One of the parents also asked why the students were given copies of the Quranbut not the Bible, to which the teacher explained that all of the students had already seen or read the Bible.
For the second time, he called school principal, Ron Branch. In English, it is: The teacher reportedly declined to provide a Bible because all the students have either read or seen a Bible.
They are not going over anything else. Tennessee parents have a right to be outraged and I stand by them in this fight. The explanation followed a firestorm of criticism of the school for announcing the field trip for seventh-grade students and including a note that the Shariah dress code could be enforced.
The conservative legal group American Center for Law and Justice, indicated that more than 7, Tennessee residents complained about the assignment, the report stated. Then, students will hear about Christians persecuting other Christians in some countries in Western Europe.
Parents told The Schilling Show that their children were not given the translation of what they were writing. Muhammad is the messenger of Allah. Even though they discuss Christianity a little bit during the Middle Ages, they are not ever going to have this basis for Judaism or Christianity later.
The school district convened a meeting on Dec. This story also included missing sections of Christianity from the textbook. Read chapters from the Quran. Here are excerpts from the video: In the UK, regulators placed five Muslim-dominated public schools in the city of Birmingham under "special measures" after inspectors found pupils were systematically exposed to radical Islamic propaganda.
That is the allah who orders Muslim to kill Christians in order that those who kill are rewarded in heaven with 72 virgins to rape. Even though the curriculum was removed, school administrators refused to tell the children the information was inaccurate as was the case above with the Wellesley Middle School.
Local and worldwide reaction to the assignment at the Virginia school has caused district officials to close all district schools Friday.
They were not "skipped" over like Porterfield claimed.
The assignment covered some sensitive topics that are of importance to Islamic religion and caused some confusion around whether we are asking students to believe in or simply understand the religion.
All students must wear appropriate long pants. For this last section on the Islamic World this past week, our educators had students complete an assignment that had an emphasis on Islamic Faith.
The explanation followed a firestorm of criticism of the school for announcing the field trip for seventh-grade students and including a note that the Shariah dress code could be enforced. The district had promoted its trip for students to an Islamic center: Students must either bring a sack lunch or money to purchase lunch at the food court.
It is our job as a public school system to educate our students on world history in order to be ready to compete in a global society, not to endorse one religion over another or indoctrinate.students forced to recite 'allah is the only god' Now, parents of public-school students in Tennessee are protesting assignments that include writing a declaration that Allah is supreme and textbooks that recount Islamic doctrines as facts instead of beliefs.
“I saw the assignment of writing the Shahada in Arabic. Their excuse was calligraphy,” he told The Christian Post. “I was like, ‘Whoa! Seventh-graders in the Maury County School District in Tennessee were issued an assignment in that asked students to write “Allah is the only god” as part of teachings on Islam’s pillar of.
Dec 15, · A Virginia school district is defending a classroom assignment that required students to practice calligraphy by writing the Muslim statement of. Students were not given calligraphy writing assignments in Judaism, or Christianity, only Islam,” he said. “This is typical of the public school systems across the.
“The indoctrination of students with the precepts of converting to Islam and forcing them to recite ‘Allah is the only god’ aren’t ‘sensitive topics’; it’s unconstitutional.
Parents Upset that Middle Schoolers Assigned to Write 'Allah is the Only God' I don’t want her writing ‘Allah is the only god,’” Ellis added. The same issue was raised earlier this year in Florida when high school students were assigned to recite the Five Pillars of Islam and make their own prayer rug.Download