I think it's worth questioning what teaching kids about Helen Keller was supposed to teach them in the first place.
I'm not asking about Texas making this change, I'm asking why Texas made the previous change to include Keller in the first place. And, what's changed since then to warrant her removal.
#21 | Posted by snoofy
Are you leaving someone else from the list?
Under other preliminary approvals, the social studies curriculum would no also longer require students to learn about 1964 Republican presidential nominee Barry Goldwater and Hellen Keller, a disability rights advocate who became the first deaf and blind person to graduate from college.