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Politicians Face Off Over School Lesson Plans

A conservative state senator and a moderate state board of education member are debating a school lesson plan system that has turned political.


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Criticized Curriculum System CSCOPE Will Scrap Lesson Plans

A curriculum system used by hundreds of school districts across Texas will stop offering lesson plans.


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Critics Say Texas School Curriculum Teaches Anti-American Propaganda

The State Board of Education is planning a special meeting Friday morning in response to criticism over some of the lesson materials used to teach your children.