The Virginia Department of Education is proposing guidelines for local school divisions to use in reviewing textbooks that aren’t authorized by the state. Last year, two fourth and fifth-grade history textbooks were discovered to have significant errors. The books were later removed from the state’s approved-textbook list. News/Talk 960’s Timothy Martin has more details on this story.[audio:https://wfirnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Book-Guidelines-Wrap-2-WEB.mp3|titles=Book Guidelines Wrap 2-WEB]
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