Texas Board of Education

Hillary Clinton
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November 14, 2018 - 10:03 am
The Texas Board of Education preliminarily voted Tuesday night to restore Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller to the state’s history curriculum and to slightly soften language about the Arab-Israeli conflict
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November 13, 2018 - 12:02 pm
The Texas Board of Education is discussing changes to the history curriculum that could scrap lessons featuring Hillary Clinton, Helen Keller and Barry Goldwater, but keep instruction about how Moses influenced the nation’s Founding Fathers and the ways states’ rights helped cause the Civil War.
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Texas state capital building in cloudy day, Austin. Architecture, congress.
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April 13, 2018 - 3:48 pm
The Texas Board of Education has approved creating statewide academic standards for a Mexican-American studies high school course, but Republicans insisted on calling it “ethnic studies” over the tearful objections of a Democratic member.
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Texas state capital building in cloudy day, Austin. Architecture, congress.
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April 11, 2018 - 5:28 pm
The Texas Board of Education on Wednesday gave preliminary approval to creating statewide academic standards for a Mexican-American studies high school course — but only after changing the name to “ethnic studies,” which conservatives argued is less alienating for other groups of people.
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