The Texas state Textbook commission social studies changes

The Washington Post has an article about the Texas state social studies textbook changes. In the Texas textbook Commision mandates debate, there’s an interesting comment from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:One publisher said Tuesday that changes in technology, including the introduction of online components, make it easier and cheaper to tailor textbooks to specific states and requirements, […]

Textbook reshaping in NYT Magazine – How Christian Were the Founders? -by Russell Shorto

[Note: I was going to let this story pass and allow my comments to sit in my personal diary because they turn on matters of religious faith and because so much of the activism described here seems to me to arise from personal insecurity and need for affirmation from external sources, and these are always […]