Golden Compass Finds Direction In Shallowater ISD - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

12/19/07

Golden Compass Finds Direction In Shallowater ISD

A review committee in Shallowater says the Golden Compass is appropriate for informal teaching. Shallowater ISD released its findings Wednesday afternoon.

A third grade teacher read the book to students last month. Afterwards, the district received a parental complaint, claiming the book had satanic subject matter and did not belong in the school system.

The review committee, however, says the book is suitable for the Shallowater Intermediate School library.

 

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