Proposed changes to state law would remove ordinary citizens from the formal process of approving textbooks.
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May 23, 2011
April 27, 2011
A math expert criticizes textbook publishers for representing that their materials reflect the common standards.
April 11, 2011
Pearson solicits help in brainstorming about the best ways for states to transition to online testing.
March 24, 2011
The action comes after officials discovered an array of errors and other problems with elementary-level history books.
March 10, 2011
The common standards' emphasis on students' skill with complex texts and disciplinary literacy pushes teachers to rethink how they should do their jobs.
January 05, 2011
A new edition of Huckleberry Finn replaces the "n word" with the word "slave."
January 03, 2011
A recent review found a multitude of errors in history textbooks being used in some of Virginia's elementary classrooms.
November 16, 2010
The removal of the humanities textbook sparked an online campaign by students who accused the district of censorship.
November 12, 2010
Critics say the textbooks give too much credibility to the theory of evolution.
October 20, 2010
The assertion regarding African Americans is rejected by most historians.