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Reading, Writing and Religion: Teaching the Bible in Texas Public Schools

Sample Materials from Texas Public School Bible Classes

The Texas Freedom Network Education Fund collected classroom materials from each of the more than two dozen Texas public school districts that offered a Bible course during the 2005-06 school year. Our report Reading, Writing and Religon: Teaching the Bible in Texas Public Schools includes samples of those materials. The links below are PDFs of additional samples*.

"Racial Origins Traced from Noah" (Amarillo ISD)

Promoting daily devotional prayer (Duncanville ISD)

Promoting the New Testament as fulfilling the Old Testament's prophecies (Corpus Christi ISD)

"God's Road to Life" (Forsan ISD)


*All documents provided by the identified school district in response to a request made under the Texas Public Information Act.