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Perhaps my biggest frustration in running for Texas State Board of Education District 10 has been the way certain editorial boards have been unable to see the differences between me and my ...
by Judy Jennings
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Oct 21, 2010 at 01:09 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
Yesterday, David Bradley and Ken Mercer, two members of the Texas State Board of ...
by Historyguy53716
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Sep 25, 2010 at 03:38 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
The Dallas Morning News is reporting that the Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) passed an Islamophobic non-binding resolution against "
by Historyguy53716
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Sep 24, 2010 at 02:43 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
When I first started working for the Texas Education Agency most people I knew had never heard of the Texas State Board of Education. I would usually have to explain to people that the SBOE is ...
by Judy Jennings
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Sep 22, 2010 at 11:18 AM PDT with 166 Recommends
When my sister, Judy Jennings, announced to our family that she was planning to run for Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) District 10 (www.votejudyjennings.com), we all supported her. However, I ...
by Historyguy53716
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed Sep 22, 2010 at 10:06 AM PDT with 145 Recommends
This diary is part of a 24-hour blograiser for our Texas State Board of Education Candidates, Judy Jennings and Rebecca Bell-Metereau. For most people, Texas is the last place you want to ...
by Mean Rachel
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:40 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
This diary is part of a 24-hour blograiser for our Texas State Board of Education Candidates, Judy Jennings and Rebecca Bell-Metereau. Before I worked full-time on campaigns, I taught ...
by kath25
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 06:57 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
You heard me right. Now it's not often I rant and rave here on the Great Orange Satan but given the last 5 days I've experienced I have to... but it'll be worth it for you dear reader cause in the ...
by Spedwybabs
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 02:38 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Republicans everywhere have been running away from debates, coming up with one excuse after another. Now Debate Anxiety has spread to the Texas Republican State Board of Education candidates as well.
by RebeccaBellMetereau
Comment Count 64 comments on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 10:11 AM PDT with 200 Recommends
Recently, the Back to Basics PAC started a campaign called: Rick Perry is a Coward . Guess he's not ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Sep 03, 2010 at 08:03 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
cross-posted from Sum of Change One of the treats of this year's Netroots Nation, was the timely panel about right-wing ...
by SumOfChange
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Aug 04, 2010 at 07:38 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
This weekend I had the opportunity to attend Netroots Nation in Las Vegas. While many of you were doubling down at the black jack table, the Texas State Board of Education (SBOE)
by Judy Jennings
Comment Count 86 comments on Tue Jul 27, 2010 at 02:44 PM PDT with 351 Recommends
Netroots Nation featured an amazing group of speakers in Las Vegas, and Texas State Board of Education candidates got a shout-out from Linda Chavez-Thompson , ...
by RebeccaBellMetereau
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Jul 27, 2010 at 02:48 PM PDT with 153 Recommends
This weekend at Netroots Nation 2010, I had the opportunity to sit down and talk with two Democrats running for the Texas State School Board - Judy ...
by alpolitics
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Jul 25, 2010 at 05:48 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Traveling throughout the twelve counties of District 5, we see firsthand some wonderful work in our schools. Public school administrators and teachers have been getting a bad rap from those who ...
by RebeccaBellMetereau
Comment Count 86 comments on Tue Jul 06, 2010 at 02:05 PM PDT with 236 Recommends
When I was an undergraduate, I once changed majors because a professor criticized me in front of the class for smiling too much. I didn’t know a whole lot about education back then, but I knew ...
by Judy Jennings
Comment Count 113 comments on Wed Jun 23, 2010 at 12:38 PM PDT with 557 Recommends
I am still mostly on a break from blogging, but I do want to post some articles. Will almost certainly not be posting for a couple of weeks as I satiate myself with sausages and beer in Heidelberg. ...
by mole333
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jun 15, 2010 at 08:24 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
After my last diary, many of you asked what can be done to address the damage done by the current Texas State Board of Education (SBOE). This is a critical time, since the next meeting of the board ...
by Judy Jennings
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 18, 2010 at 02:14 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Former Chairman of the Texas State Board of Education Don McLeroy plagiarized his contribution to curriculum standards on "American exceptionalism" from Wikipedia. Rick Perry's appointee, Texas ...
by RebeccaBellMetereau
Comment Count 210 comments on Sat May 15, 2010 at 02:15 AM PDT with 499 Recommends
I’m writing to begin to introduce myself as a candidate to the Daily Kos community, but I feel compelled to devote much of this diary to Texas: the state you’ve been reading about and ...
by Judy Jennings
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Mar 23, 2010 at 09:59 PM PDT with 25 Recommends