School board appeal; "Impressions" books to remain in lincoln county schools
Holt Impressions Curriculum
Patrica Powers, Julia Bickel, Kelly Wood, Cynthia Seidel
Curriculum was kept
A crowd of people gathered for a meeting
More than 200 people crowded into the multi-purpose room at Newport High School May 28 to hear testimony on the "Impressions" language arts textbooks. Pamela Powers and Julia Bickel sought the removal of the books from the use in the Lincoln County School District, but the school board, after four hours of testimony, denied their appeals. (Photo by Steve Card)
After four hours of testimony the Lincoln County School District voted to keep the Impressions curriculum in county schools. The parents filed an appeal after the original verdict in February also stated that the curriculum would be kept.
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