School http://kunm.org en Banning of MX-American Studies Program Changes How History is Taught in Tucson http://kunm.org/post/banning-mx-american-studies-program-changes-how-history-taught-tucson <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d77e6a9c3a4-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d77e6a9c3a4-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d77e6a9c3a4-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-987051.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Earlier this year, a controversial Mexican American Studies program in Tucson was banned. The Arizona state Superintendent of Schools, John Huppenthal says the program - which students could take instead of standard American history - was out of compliance with state laws which prohibit courses from fostering resentment.</p> Mon, 19 Sep 2011 17:32:25 +0000 Devin Browne 2025 at http://kunm.org Banning of MX-American Studies Program Changes How History is Taught in Tucson