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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
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Comment Period Ends 1/15/2014
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1/14/14  10:22 am
Commenter: Kim A. Young

amendment regarding "sensitive" material
 

I oppose this amendment. Leave such governance to local school boards and parent groups who can discuss what "sensitive" means in a particular locale and certify that the exact intent of any kind of material used in a classroom is locally sanctioned. This is too broad an area for the state to take on successfully and the terminology is too broad as well.

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