Input Sought On Tennessee Textbooks

Tennessee education officials are asking the public for help in evaluating textbooks for the 2012-13 school year.

Subjects are visual arts, music, theater arts, dance, spelling, literature, driver education, computer science, health sciences education, business technology, marketing education, technology engineering, education and trade and industrial education.

The textbooks are now on display at 10 district collection sites across the state.

Local school systems adopt textbooks from an official state textbook list.

Public comments should be sent by Sept. 5 to Morgan Branch, director of textbook services, Tennessee Department of Education, Andrew Johnson Tower, Nashville, 37243-0379