January 29, 2013

Hundreds of Voucher Schools Teach Creationism in Science Classes

Maria Goodavage in

Zack Kopplin, a student at Rice University and a science education advocate, learned about the Independent Lens film The Revisionaries and contacted us. Kopplin, a winner of the Hugh M.…...


January 25, 2013

Filmmaker Scott Thurman on the Texas Textbook Wars

Maria Goodavage in Uncategorized

We sat down with filmmaker Scott Thurman to discuss what went on behind the scenes of his documentary, The Revisionaries, which chronicles the oft-rancorous battle over Texas textbooks. The Revisionaries…...

Former Texas Board of Education chair Don McLeroy
Where Are They Now?

January 24, 2013

Revising The Revisionaries: The Texas Board of Ed Loses Power over Textbooks

Rebecca Huval in Uncategorized

[caption id="attachment_3061" align="alignleft" width="405"] Former Texas Board of Education chair Don McLeroy talks to a Fox News reporter[/caption] As recently as last year, the Texas State Board of Education had…...