18 ianuarie 2022

Aztec gods left with no chants at California schools


State’s education authorities scrapped semi-religious rite to settle lawsuit with parentsThe California Board of Education and Department of Education (CDE) agreed to drop the rite from the model curriculum for the optional Ethnic Studies Program, local media reported. The decision was taken as part of a court settlement with three parents who objected to its adoption last March. The model curriculum offered teachers a number of “affirmations, chants, and energizers” to be used in classroom to [...]