Texas State Board of Education
The Republican-dominated board embraced ethnic studies after a five-year campaign by educators and activists.
Promoting Religion and Politics Rather than Science: Creationism's Reappearance at the Texas State Board of Education
As I said above, although the streamlining committee hasn't yet finished its work, they're not due to present their recommendations
Gary Bledsoe, president of the Texas NAACP, told HuffPost that nothing ever came of the complaint. The Standards Try To Vindicate
Emile Lester, a political science professor at the University of Mary Washington, took issue with much of the content he
Everything changes in a Texas minute. The same week in July that the Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) sabotaged Ethnic Studies textbooks-saying they would be too expensive, Governor Rick Perry pledged $144 million to send the National Guard to the Texas border.
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-Wis.) favorite band railed against ethnocentrism in the public school system in the 1992 ethnic
Only institutionalized racism can explain how 50 years after The Civil Rights act was signed, Texas Hispanic youth do not have equal access to culturally relevant courses.
All of the Republican candidates in the race for lieutenant governor have said they believe creationism should be taught
Ted Cruz Shut Down the Government, But We Won't Let the Tea Party Shut Down Mexican American Studies
The far right can't erase our history. It can only push us to read our banned books in our underground libraries. We know our cause is fair and just. We know we are right, and we will win.
“This particular book has got a whole lot more social science than science science; its very one-sided,” she told HuffPost