news Washington State Legislature Considers Student Press Freedom Bill The Washington State Legislature is currently considering a Student Press Freedom Bill that would ensure student journalists and their advisors certain First Amendmnet protections in their schools. » January 31, 2008 Group poses student expression bill (Daily Evergreen) Members of the Washington state Legislature are […]
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Julia Alvarez is a highly-acclaimed author of over a dozen books and numerous essays and poems.
Challenges to ‘Just Listen’ by Sarah dessen in Tampa, FL UPDATE: Just Listen approved by review committee (1/10/08) Objecting to sexual themes and language in the book, some parents challenged Just Listen by Sarah Dessen, requesting that it be removed from the library at Armwood High School in Tampa, FL. Below is NCAC’s […]
Concerned with some of the language in John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men, a parent has challenged the book at Appomattox High School in VA. Though her son was given an alternative Steinbeck book to read, the parent still believes the book is inappropriate for other students and has asked that it be […]
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