Highland Park

“Community Standards” in Highland Park: An Invitation to Censorship Controversies

By |2019-03-08T00:05:31-04:00February 9th, 2015|Incidents|

Should "community standards" play a part in what is taught in the classroom? This is the question we asked Highland Park, Tx. school officials in a February 6 letter about new proposals to deal with controversies over certain reading materials.

Warring Parents in Highland Park Disagree over Educational Policy; NCAC Intervenes

By |2019-03-07T22:46:36-04:00November 10th, 2014|Incidents|

NCAC is joined by the American Booksellers Foundation For Free Expression, the Association of American Publishers, the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, the National Council of Teachers of English, PEN American Center, and the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators in a follow-up letter sent to the Highland Park Independent School District in TX. In the letter, we urge [...]