As introduced, restructures the textbook commission and the textbook selection process. – Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 49.
We are now NEUTRAL on this bill as amended in the House.
As introduced, requires emphasis on American foundational instruments and instruction in American historical achievement. – Amends TCA Title 49.
As introduced, establishes local volunteer content review committees to examine the content of textbooks proposed for local adoption and make recommendations on adoption of the textbooks. – Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 49.
As introduced, prohibits the state from joining consortia or initiatives that require the adoption of common standards in science and social studies; requires the state board of education to adopt standards in science and social studies that reflect the values of the state. – Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1; Title 49, Chapter 2 and Title 49, Chapter 6.