Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Governing Local School Boards and School Divisions [8 VAC 20 ‑ 720]
|Action||Amendments Regarding Use of Controversial or Sensitive Instructional Materials|
|Comment Period||Ends 1/15/2014|
Commenter: Margaret Baker
With the variety of different materials that students are exposed to, it is important that parents and students are notified of graphic sexually explicit material found in some books, giving them an alternative book and providing opt-out opportunities when discussions of "sensitive" material takes place.