Free Beacon Alex Nester

Alex Nester is a fellow at the Washington Free Beacon, where she writes on education. She studied economics and journalism at Hillsdale College. Originally from Toledo, Ohio, Alex now lives in Washington, D.C.

George Washington University President Walks Back Criticism of Anti-CCP Posters

Mark Wrighton said he was 'deeply saddened' by posters criticizing Beijing for human rights abuses

February 8, 2022

UPenn Women's Swimmers Protest Transgender Teammate

Swimmers say Lia Thomas has 'unfair advantage' over biological females

February 4, 2022

Education Department Launches Investigation Into CUNY Anti-Semitism

Jewish students were subject to a 'hostile environment,' complaint alleges

February 3, 2022

Massachusetts High School Pushes To Erase 'Gendered Terms' From Biology Class

Slideshow defines gender as an individual's 'psychological sense of self'

February 1, 2022

Loudoun County Threatens To Suspend Maskless Students

Gov. Glenn Youngkin's executive order lets parents decide whether to mask kids

January 31, 2022

Tim Scott: Parents Should Drive Education Decisions, Not Big Labor Bosses

'It’s time to unite around an agenda that puts students and families first'

January 26, 2022

Virginia Schools Threaten Maskless Students With Suspension, Isolation

Executive order lets parents decide whether students wear masks to school

January 25, 2022
Glenn Youngkin

Liberal Virginia School Boards File Suit Against Youngkin's Mask Order

Officials say order 'is in conflict with the Constitution and state law'

January 24, 2022

Republicans Pin National Education Battle to Parents' Bill of Rights

Bill requires transparency in curricula, school funding

January 24, 2022

CUNY Professors Sue To Break With Anti-Semitic Union

Professor slams 'abhorrent' law that keeps members from leaving union

January 18, 2022