Public Education

California drops Aztec prayers from ethnic studies curriculum after parents file suit

"The curriculum included ... the 'In Lak Ech Affirmation,' which invoked five Aztec deities. Although labeled as an 'affirmation,' it addressed the deities both by name and by their traditional titles, recognized them as sources of power and knowledge, invoked their assistance, and gave thanks to them." - CPost

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ND bans critical race theory from public schools, requires curriculum be 'factual, objective'

"HB 1508 creates a new section to chapter 15.1-21 of the North Dakota Century Code, stating that school districts 'may not include instruction relating to critical race theory in any  portion of the district’s required curriculum.'" - CPost

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There are no 'opposing views' of the Holocaust

"Last week, the executive director of curriculum and instruction in the Carroll Independent School District in Southlake, Texas, told teachers that a new state law required them to present multiple perspectives about 'widely debated and currently controversial' issues. This means that they needed to make “opposing” views on the Holocaust available to students." - RNS

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