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Islamic Schools

Lawmaker Retracts Support On Voucher Program Because It Includes Muslim Schools

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.06.2012 | Education

Louisiana Rep. Valarie Hodges, R-Watson, is retracting her support for Gov. Bobby Jindal's voucher program, after realizing the money could be applied...

Indiana Congressman: US Schools Should Be Modeled After Quran-Founded Islamic Schools

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.06.2012 | Education

André Carson, the U.S. Representative for Indiana's 7th Congressional District, created controversy when he told an Islamic Circle of North America c...

Hardline Pakistani Schools Draw In Foreigners

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT and ASHRAF KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan — Anas bin Saleem, a 12-year-old American, spends seven hours a day sitting cross-legged on the floor memorizing the Quran. H...

Bangladesh Madrasa Found With Weapons Stash

The Times of India | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DHAKA: Security was stepped up in Bangladesh after the elite RAB forces on Tuesday seized a large cache of weapons in a raid on an Islamic school in s...