Texas Freedom Network President Backs Education Commissioner’s Call For Teaching State Health Standards

Texas Freedom Network President Backs Education Commissioner’s Call For Teaching State Health Standards Commissioner calls on schools to “teach the state curriculum,” but new textbooks currently do not include mandated information on sex and health FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2004 AUSTIN The president of the Texas Freedom Network today backed Texas Education Commissioner Shirley […]

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Experts, Organizations Call For Responsible Health Textbooks In Texas High Schools

Experts, Organizations Call For Responsible Health Textbooks In Texas High Schools State Board of Education Hears Testimony on Proposed Textbooks that Omit Vital Information on Preventing Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 14, 2004 AUSTIN The State Board of Education (SBOE) should insist that publishers conform to all curriculum standards by adding […]

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Texas Poll: 90% Of Texans Support Sex Education

Texas Poll: 90% Of Texans Support Sex Education Survey Bolsters Support for Health Textbooks that Include Information on Family Planning and Disease Prevention FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 7, 2004 AUSTIN A new poll shows that an overwhelming majority of Texans support sex education for teens that includes information about family planning and disease prevention. The […]

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Organizations Launch Campaign To Fight Assault On Responsible Health Education In Textbook Adoption

Organizations Launch Campaign To Fight Assault On Responsible Health Education In Textbook Adoption Proposed New Health Textbooks Omit Basic, Medically Accurate Information on Preventing Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2004 AUSTIN A coalition of organizations and mainstream Texans called today on the State Board of Education to ensure that new […]

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