Grassroots discussion on textbook standards today
POSTED: Friday, October 1, 2010 - 9:46am
UPDATED: Friday, October 1, 2010 - 8:11pm
TYLER-- Today at 11:30 a.m., Grassroots of America We the People will be meeting. Their speaker is the State Board of Education representative Barbara Cargill.
Cargill will discuss Texas' adoption of textbook standards.
Barbara served on the Garland ISD Textbook Selection Committee, co-wrote curricula for Hurst Euless Bedford ISD, and was the team leader for the district science curriculum development.
Cargill was elected to a four-year term of office on the State Board of Education in November 2004 and was re-elected in 2008. She represents East and Southeast Texas.
As a member of the State Board of Education, Cargill, a Republican, represents about 1.4 million Texans.\