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Texas Power Shift

April 14, 2009 1 min read

Robert Pondiscio of The Core Knowledge Blog reports that the drawn-out, nationally-reported battle over evolution and science teaching in Texas has prompted state legislators to consider taking away the Board of Education’s power to set curricula and approve textbooks. Those duties would instead be handled by the state education agency, a legislative board, or the commissioner of education.

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