Texas Could Delay Social Studies Adoption, Reduces Science

June 2010
Educational Marketer;6/ 7/2010, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p3
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The article discusses the issue on the possible delay of the adoption of social studies textbooks following the controversial approval of K-12 social studies curriculum standards by the Texas state Board of Education. The standards which include comparisons on the inaugural addresses between President Abraham Lincoln and Confederate States of America President Jefferson Davis are said to be the subject of scrutiny by publishers. The move of the board to update science materials is cited.


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