This three‐page booklet briefly and clearly explains what is going on, why it matters, who is involved, and when the process will be done. It also corrects the many errors circulating in the media about the revision process.
About Texas Social Studies Simplified:
- “It really clarifies the process and speaks to the myths floating around out there.” – Wendi Miller‐Tomlinson, Social Studies Facilitator, El Paso ISD
- “Thank you very much for doing this for our community. We need more voices advocating for our education system.” – Holly E. Garza, Director of Secondary Education, Clint ISD
- “This gives a lot of good information. It covers all areas of what is going on with the TEKS.” – Michelle Delgado, future social studies teacher
Citation: Keith A. Erekson, Texas Social Studies Simplified (El Paso, TX: Center for History Teaching & Learning, 2010).