Political rift reveals up in Board of Schooling’s vote to veto conservative American Birthright social research requirements

The state board of schooling voted 4 to three Wednesday in opposition to adopting a nationwide conservative coalition’s American Birthright social research requirements to information Colorado educators who’re educating historical past, economics, geography, and civics. The  board, which frequently has unanimous selections on points regarding assessments, instructor licensure, and studying methods, voted alongside partisan traces,…


Social research revision roils Board of Schooling with proposal to make use of conservative “American Birthright” requirements

A state college board member this week plans to suggest a brand new set of social research requirements for Colorado’s college students – one crafted by a nationwide conservative training coalition. The requirements deal with Western civilization and American exceptionalism and spotlight patriotism and Christianity — and have drawn sharp criticism from academics and nationwide…