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ejpoeta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-19-09 01:38 PM
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14. probably just as they want it. it's easier to control people who don't have
an education and have kids early.
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  -Texas State Board of Education members are nit wits ensho  Jul-19-09 11:29 AM   #0 
  - I was on the textbook committee eons ago there, and dealing with the fundies and the crap  niyad   Jul-19-09 11:33 AM   #1 
  - AMERICA'S EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM HAS BEEN ROTTED OUT BY THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT  HowHasItComeToThis   Jul-19-09 11:52 AM   #4 
  - so, where exactly does texas rank in education in this country.  ejpoeta   Jul-19-09 11:45 AM   #2 
  - It is....It's near the very bottom.  marmar   Jul-19-09 11:56 AM   #5 
     - Yes. Everything is going according to plan.  geckosfeet   Jul-19-09 12:04 PM   #8 
     - probably just as they want it. it's easier to control people who don't have  ejpoeta   Jul-19-09 01:38 PM   #14 
  - More of the same. There are a few groups who pride themselves in dictating Texas curriculum.  Buzz Clik   Jul-19-09 11:46 AM   #3 
  - What goes into Texas textbooks will impact many other states  Lone_Star_Dem   Jul-19-09 11:56 AM   #6 
  - Textbook publishers work for their biggest clients:  LWolf   Jul-19-09 12:04 PM   #7 
     - Which is something the ones pushing these textbooks fully understand  Lone_Star_Dem   Jul-19-09 12:52 PM   #11 
        - They do understand it.  LWolf   Jul-19-09 12:58 PM   #12 
  - They should either require all states to have qualified members on their state boards  LiberalFighter   Jul-19-09 12:12 PM   #9 
  - This is part of the reason education is fucked up in this country.  Odin2005   Jul-19-09 12:30 PM   #10 
  - Exactly right, and in this case the agendas of a few dictate the educational standards of many  Lone_Star_Dem   Jul-19-09 01:01 PM   #13 
  - Rick Perry  awnobles   Jul-20-09 11:50 AM   #15 
 

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