Parents Pout Over Ivanka's Surprise Visit To Elementary School

by Garry Watts December 21, 2017, 0:29
Parents Pout Over Ivanka's Surprise Visit To Elementary School

First daughter and presidential adviser Ivanka Trump made a surprise visit to a CT high school - prompting some parents who oppose President Donald Trump's agenda to yank their kids from classes Monday. Though the elementary school students there were given the opportunity of a lifetime to interact with a First Daughter, some of the parents are throwing a fit because they were not given advance notice of her visit.

"This should have been brought to our attention, although I do understand security reasons", Karey Fitzgerald, of Norwalk said. "I figure we ought to have had the decision to send our youngster to class or keep them home".

Ivanka Trump and IBM CEO Ginni Rometty spoke with a handful of students at the academy.

Ivanka spent Monday morning at the Norwalk Early College Academy in CT talking about the importance of education in the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Here's hoping that, next time, the school gives parents enough warning about controversial visitors...

PUBG Xbox One: How to Crouch
Not when you consider the lacklustre menus, mind, which is why I was surprised to see some basic features unaccounted for. On your Xbox One , all you need to do is start a game, navigate to the "Broadcast & Capture tab, and select "Broadcast".

A group of parents pulled their kids from class after they learned that Ivanka Trump was making a surprise visit to their school. They can earn a high school diploma and an associate's degree in four years.

"It was an honor to meet so many bright and talented students!" she tweeted along with several pictures of her visit, including a group photo with smiling students and staff.

In her role as first daughter, Trump has pushed for heavy focus on education in sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics.

"To see the passion and enthusiasm for bringing real life experienced through internship creates this really attractive virtuous angle", she said.

One parent thanked Trump. It's something He will never forget.

Recommended News


TOP News

Faulk, McNabb among pundits taken off air amid sexual harassment allegations
Cantor said she received inappropriate and sexually explicit texts from Weinberger , McNabb , Taylor and Evans . Former Steeler Taylor allegedly sent photos of himself and a video of himself masturbating in the shower.

NCAC Condemns Trump Administration Censorship of CDC
The instructions even included alternative phrases in some instances. Many CDC employees reportedly aren't happy about the changes.

Why you should buy OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition
The wallpapers span a wide variety of The Last Jedi-themed imagery, from silhouettes of Kylo Ren to full-res art of stormtroopers. But it's still a worthwhile purchase purely for the sandstone white finish, and the excellent protective case in the box.

Reinforcing Our Commitment to Transparency | Facebook Newsroom
Figures provided by Facebook suggest it handed over data in 85% of requests from United States law enforcement and 90% in the UK. The figure was revealed in Facebook's annual transparency report , which logs requests for data and content removal.

House passes tax bill as Florida members vote party line
If passed, a final bill will be sent to President Donald Trump to sign, which he said he would do before Christmas . Republicans crafted the bill with the aim to simplify the tax code by cutting loopholes for special interests.

Lady Gaga residency coming to Las Vegas Strip in 2018
Last Saturday, Gaga wowed fans at T-Mobile Arena and those fans will rejoice knowing she'll be performing here a lot more in 2018. On Tuesday, Lady Gaga announced that she will embark on a 2-year residency at MGM's Park Theater, set to begin in December 2018.

Arsene Wenger "confident" of new Mesut Ozil contract
Meanwhile, Gunners stopper Cech thinks that Ozil's current form despite the doubts over his future is a credit to his character. Next up for Arsenal is a Carabao Cup quarter-final against West Ham before Liverpool visit north London on Friday night.

Brexit talks to move to next stage
The EU27 confirmed Brussels' position that a final trade deal can not be signed until the United Kingdom has formally left. By the same token, Britain can not formalize trade agreements with other countries until it has left altogether.

Florida senator Jack Latvala likely touched woman inappropriately
The report said the allegations were backed up by text messages that were not included in the document. The complaint was filed by Rachel Perrin Rogers , a top aide to Senate Majority Leader Wilton Simpson.

Why David Silva misses Manchester City's clash against Tottenham
The most important thing is to talk, to design the plan for everyone and then be happy everyone because life is about enjoying and being happy.