Tag Archives: texas SBOE

Celebrate Texas Values on Our Independence Day!

July 4, 2012
Topic: SBOE , Update , Videos
Happy Independence Day! We hope you and your family have a blessed and enjoyable 4th of July as we celebrate 236 years of Independence. We encourage...

Moderates, Gay Republican & Professor Lose Big In SBOE Races

May 30, 2012
Topic: Elections , SBOE
In the Texas Republican Primary election yesterday, challengers and “moderate” Republicans took their best shot at conservatives and largely lost, many of them losing by big...

U.S. Senate, Texas SBOE Getting Attention On Election Day

May 29, 2012
Topic: Elections , SBOE , Update
Today is election day and while most of the focus is on the U.S. Senate seat, the Texas State Board of Education, particularly the Republican primary...

Lobbyist, Gay Republican Highlight Texas SBOE Races For Now

November 21, 2011
Topic: Elections , SBOE
With all 15 State Board of Education (SBOE) seats on the ballot next year, there will be a lot of talk about the SBOE, particularly by...

Texas Higher Education Board Distances Itself from Attack Report on Texas Social Studies Standards

November 11, 2011
Topic: Update
Not So Fast! Just days after a member of academia released a report criticizing isolated parts of the K-12 Texas Social Studies standards adopted last year,...

Veterans Day Teaching in Texas Public Schools Protected by Texas State Board Of Education, Religious Liberty Prevails over Federal Gov’t in Houston

November 11, 2011
Veterans & Their Families Protected in Texas by Liberty Institute:  At Liberty Institute we were honored to win a huge religious liberty case in Houston at...

Rep. Wayne Christian Interview on SBOE, Abortion Funding

July 25, 2011
Topic: Pro-Life , SBOE
As part of our continued coverage of the recently completed legislative session, we will be releasing a series of sit down interviews we did with key conservative...

Victory at State Board of Education: Unanimous Vote to Require Changes to Errors related Evolution

July 22, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Victory! SBOE unanimously votes to require changes to errors in science materials, related to evolution, before adoption. Austin Liberals fail again.

Live Blogging State Bd of Ed Meeting; Science Censorship v. Evolution

July 21, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Grade 5 science materials approved.  Grade 6 science materials approved.  Grade 7 science materials approved.  Grade 8 science materials approved.  High School: Chemisty publisher gets requirement...

Will Science/Evolution Materials With Errors Be Used in TX Classrooms? Vote is Next Week

July 13, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Next Thursday, the State Board of Education will have a public hearing and vote on science materials for Texas classrooms. You’ll recall that in 2009 that...