Since 1975 - We Ride For The Brand

Challenges Against Critical Race Theory Renews Talks Of Civics Studies In Montana Schools

In: News Headlines

Civics education was partly in the spotlight in 2021 because of critical race theory. The theory’s underpinning is that systemic racism continues to exist in the U.S. and impacts opportunities for and treatment of people of color. Montana Attorney General Austin Knudsen has labeled the theory discriminatory and said teaching it violates state and federal law. Doctor Khalilah Harris who manages the Center for American Progress’s K-12 education policy says the discussion is diverting important conversations on civics.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *