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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
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State Board of Education
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Regulations Governing Local School Boards and School Divisions [8 VAC 20 ‑ 720]
Action Amendments Regarding Use of Controversial or Sensitive Instructional Materials
Stage NOIRA
Comment Period Ends 1/15/2014
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1/13/14  3:23 pm
Commenter: Beth Anne Deems, FCHS

Oppose amendment
 

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Schools have policies in place to deal with the teaching of controversial texts and supplemental materials. Parents should communicate with schools to make sure these policies are well written and followed.

 

The proposed amendment would create excessive paperwork and actually reduce communication between teachers and parents.

 

Many of the recent comments are from people who assume the worst about teachers and public schools.over this text and enter your comments here. You are limited to approximately 3000 words.

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