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  • ACLU of California Names Sylvia Torres-Guillén to Lead Education Team - VoiceofOC
    published on Fri, 22 Jul 2016 22:23:38 GMT
    ACLU of California Names Sylvia Torres-Guillén to Lead Education TeamVoiceofOCLos Angeles -- The ACLU of California announced today the appointment of Sylvia Torres-Guillén as director of education advocacy/legal counsel, a position designed to identify critical civil rights issues in California's public education system and to ......
  • Same-sex marriage supporters outside the California Supreme Court in 2013. (Robert Galbraith/Reuters) - National Review Online
    published on Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:34:22 GMT
    National Review OnlineSame-sex marriage supporters outside the California Supreme Court in 2013. (Robert Galbraith/Reuters)National Review OnlineLast week, the Los Angeles Times reported that the California State Board of Education voted unanimously to include study of the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans in history and social-science classes. This LGBT-focused ...California: 1st State To Teach LGBT Curriculum — to Second GradersBreitbart NewsCalifornia I...
  • Why California Is Teaching Its Students About the LGBT Community - The Atlantic
    published on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:05:45 GMT
    The AtlanticWhy California Is Teaching Its Students About the LGBT CommunityThe AtlanticCalifornia's K-12 students will be learning more about the contributions of the LGBT community in the public-school curriculum as early as this fall. The California Board of Education recently voted in favor of a new History-Social Science Framework ...and more »...
  • California's students will soon learn more LGBT history in schools - Los Angeles Times
    published on Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:44:27 GMT
    Los Angeles TimesCalifornia's students will soon learn more LGBT history in schoolsLos Angeles TimesCalifornia's students will soon be learning more about LGBT people and their struggles after state education officials voted to include contributions from the community in history and social science instruction. The California State Board of Education ...California Board of Education approves LGBT history curriculumLGBTQ NationThe Latest: California adopts school LGBT history lessonsWashin...
  • California bill called 'existential threat' to Catholic education - Crux: Covering all things Catholic
    published on Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:32:32 GMT
    Crux: Covering all things CatholicCalifornia bill called 'existential threat' to Catholic educationCrux: Covering all things CatholicThomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula, Calif., is one of the institutions protesting a state bill that would limit religious exemptions for faith-based colleges and universities. (Credit: Thomas Aquinas College.) ......
  • California Board of Education Votes on New Framework for Textbooks, Opposing Sides Claim Victory - India West
    published on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 05:19:19 GMT
    India WestCalifornia Board of Education Votes on New Framework for Textbooks, Opposing Sides Claim VictoryIndia WestMore than 100 members of the organization South Asian Histories For All held a rally at the California Board of Education's office in Sacramento, ahead of a vote by the CBE to adopt the new History-Social Science Framework for California elementary ......
  • California State Board of Education Adopts Expanded Armenian Genocide Curriculum - Asbarez Armenian News
    published on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:08:53 GMT
    Asbarez Armenian NewsCalifornia State Board of Education Adopts Expanded Armenian Genocide CurriculumAsbarez Armenian NewsSACRAMENTO—During its July 14 meeting, the California State Board of Education (“CSBE”) adopted a new History-Social Studies curriculum framework which will serve as guidelines for public school teachers. This framework provides significant ......
  • California Passes Textbook Standards Including 'Comfort Women,' Sikhs - NBCNews.com
    published on Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:13:00 GMT
    NBCNews.comCalifornia Passes Textbook Standards Including 'Comfort Women,' SikhsNBCNews.comCalifornia's State Board of Education approved a new History-Social Science Framework for California Public Schools Thursday, adding changes on a wide variety of topics, including "comfort women" in World War II, the Bataan Death March and the Battle ...LGBTQ History Will Now Be Taught In California Public SchoolsThe FriskyCalifornia students will be taught a far more inclusive histor...
  • Home Culture California Education Board approves of richer content on Hinduism and ancient India... - http://www.newsgram.com/
    published on Sun, 17 Jul 2016 17:22:52 GMT
    http://www.newsgram.com/Home Culture California Education Board approves of richer content on Hinduism and ancient India...http://www.newsgram.com/California education board has finally approved a new curriculum that will have rich content on Hinduism and ancient India. The board has also decided to remove text that depicts Islam in a bad light. The new framework has been accepted after several ......
  • The PACE Perspective on the 'The California Way' - Education Week (subscription) (blog)
    published on Mon, 11 Jul 2016 04:26:00 GMT
    The PACE Perspective on the 'The California Way'Education Week (subscription) (blog)As the sole organization in California that focuses on connecting education scholars and policymakers, Policy Analysis for California Education (PACE) has a vital and unique role to play in monitoring and informing these transformational reform efforts....