In this eye-opening episode, former Chicago public school teacher and coach John Stamper shares his journey of leaving his chosen career after witnessing the promotion of destructive ideologies and the undermining of parental authority in the education system. Join me in this conversation as we discuss the influence of Marxism and communism in schools, the labeling of concerned parents and teachers, and John’s hope for people to become informed and take action.

Watch Episode 27 below.

John Stamper is the instructor of Physical Education, Strength & Conditioning, and Geocaching at He graduated from homeschool and achieved a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, Special Education, and P.E. and Health as well as a master’s degree in Leadership and Sports Management. His background in homeschooling and thirteen years’ experience as a teacher and coach give him a unique perspective on how to meet the physical education needs of homeschool students.

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