State-wide Materials (political activism, false facts, critical race theory, etc)

Ohio

Hudson Ohio, Denying that CRT is in the schools. Teaching children to see skin color. Only advocating the democratic side of government in building

K through 5 is being taught that parents and grandparents are racist and do not know it. They encourage the students to believe that parents cannot understand and that the coordinator is all-knowing and will teach our children the correct way to teach. It took up to two weeks to read a book called the Milkshake man. In middle schools, the children are being taught sexuality and self-identification, which is …

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District-level Materials

Westerville City School District

WCS ELA Lit and Supplementary Materials Recommendations

These two documents are recommendations to teachers of ELA 1 and 2 (Freshmen and Sophomores) for contemporary literature and supplemental materials (articles, videos, etc.). They are entitled "Contemporary Texts (Black Excellence)" which includes Ta-Nehisi Coates and Ibram Kendi among others, and "Materials & Texts (Black Excellence in Music)." From the Materials & Texts, I would recommend you follow the first link, "Savage" Perfomance - Saturday Night Live." The link itself …

Westerville City School District

Westerville North and South High Schools- New high school courses focus on African American, Race and Equity studies

http://www.westerville.k12.oh.us/17/News/7128 This year, Westerville’s high schools launched new courses that approach topics such as Black history and culture and social justice in a way that has never been done before in the district. At Westerville Central and Westerville South high schools, the new “Race and Equity Studies: The Quest for Justice in the US” class provides students with opportunities to learn about and address various racial, ethnic, and other types …

Nordonia Hills City School District

Nordonia Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council (NDEIC)

The NDEIC says it's teaching diversity. The only reference they cite is "The Reality of Unconscious Racial Bias" by Fiarman and Benson.

Bay Village City School District

Equity Audit Wants Equal Outcomes Regardless Of Family Characteristics

What we know: The Bay Village Board of Education passed a resolution to commit to Equity in education on Aug. 10, 2020. The resolution can be found at http://www.bayvillageschools.com/equity_commitment Among other things, the resolution states, “We seek to disrupt systemic inequities and eliminate disparities based on student and family characteristics…” The district committed to “develop and implement an Equity Initiative Action Plan with clear and measurable goals, action steps and …

Stow-Munroe Falls City School District

Stow Munroe Falls City School District DEI plan: It's not CRT, it's Social Emotional Learning!

District has implemented a few things. Is looking at changing curriculum. Has stated it’s not CRT, but social emotional education.

Hilliard City School District

Hilliard CRT 3 year plan and Staff & Teacher Zoom training slides

CRT 3 year plan and Staff & Teacher Zoom training slides

Hilliard City School District

Superintendent says if parents take kids out of brainwashing sessions, they will be marked absent

Within the 3 clips Marschhausen voices displeasure at parents who check their kids out of school that don't agree with CRT and how these instances will count as absences.

Hilliard City School District

Hilliard Ohio City Schools Equity Action Plan

CRT action plan https://www.hilliardschools.org/wp-content/uploads/Equity_Diversity_Action_Plan.pdf

Worthington City School District

Schools Propagating Anti-American 1619 Project

Worthington Schools in the Central, OH area are propagating the anti-American narrative, the 1619 Project. It teaches that America is irredeemable due to its racism through debunked and revised history. The use of Marxist ideology through Critical Race Theory is a common tactic these days, and this is no different. Attempting to divide people by race, categorizing people as Oppressors vs Oppressed, and brainwashing children to hate their country and …

Columbus City School District

School Refuses to Show Parents Race-Based Curriculum

An elite private school in Columbus, OH refused to show parents their race-based curriculum even after students were subjected to a civil disobedience walkout demonstration. For more on the story, see Daily Wire's report: https://www.dailywire.com/news/elite-private-academy-refuses-to-show-race-based-curriculum-to-parents

Westerville City School District

CRT in 11th Grade English

I can give first hand testimony that the junior-year English students and students in the African American literature class have read both Ta-Nehisi Coates and Ibram X. Kendi as part of their required reading. Faculty members have undergone racial equity training over the past two years. This philosophy is gaining rapid traction at WCSD.

Beachwood City School District

Mandatory Critical Race Training

Mandatory Critical Race Training at Beachwood High School coming soon on March 11th, 2021. https://beforeitsnews.com/tea-party/2021/03/a-local-success-story-to-punch-back-against-critical-race-theory-2643562.html https://www.beachwoodschools.org/AntiRacism.aspx