War over Tennessee textbooks continues
Maria Giordano and Joey Garrison
Dec 2, 2013 at 9:41 AM
NASHVILLE — At the latest front in the war over Tennessee textbooks, a Williamson
County parent whose objections helped spark the entire controversy now
says all the books her group has reviewed have flaws.
Cardoza-Moore’s quest to discard a geography book she claimed was
anti-Semitic failed last year. But now as Tennessee school districts
prepare to adopt new textbooks for 2014-15, she has broadened her target
to include one of the most powerful companies in public education:
Pearson, a publishing company that she alleges has a history of bias.
they’re going to pay for a product, it better not be defective,” said
Cardoza-Moore, who was among several parents who spoke in November at
the state Senate Education Committee’s hearings on the role of the state
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