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Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Texas History Curriculum Battle Nears End


“Is Texas on the verge of rewriting history, or just correcting it? The answer depends on whom you listen to on the state’s Board of Education , which is poised to vote this week on new social-studies curriculum standards that could significantly shape what Texas children — and perhaps those outside the nation’s second-largest state — are taught in the classroom.” (MSNBC, Wednesday)

Why is this a “public” matter?

FEE Timely Classic
“The Central Fallacy of Public Schooling” by Daniel Hager