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Kentucky lawmakers vote to end UK literacy center contract

Nov. 11, 2022 11:44 AM EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A panel of Kentucky lawmakers voted to end a $1.2 million contract with a literacy center based at the University of Kentucky, saying it has failed to meet its statutory duties. The unanimous vote on Wednesday follows an investigation into the literacy center...

Banned book lesson thrusts Oklahoma teacher into campaign

Nov. 06, 2022 08:39 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Summer Boismier was living her childhood dream. She grew up a bookworm, became a high school English teacher, and filled both her classroom and home with her favorite literature. She taught her students: “Stories are what is fundamental about the human...