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…...
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…...