GREATER HOUSTON AU
On September 20th the Greater Houston chapter, along with co-sponsors Planned Parenthood and The Houston Federation of Teachers, hosted a discussion on how religion is influencing what public schoolchildren are taught.
The panel includes Meryl Cohen, vice president of education with Planned Parenthood, who talked about sexuality education. Chris Comer, former director of science in the curriculum division of the Texas Education Agency, who spoke about science. And Andrew Dewey, high school history teacher and executive vice president of the Houston Federation of Teachers, who talked about how history is taught in public schools.