Controversial PragerU videos gain educational foothold in a handful of states ⋆ Michigan Advance

Written by on November 28, 2023

In July, Florida became the first state to allow schools to incorporate instructional videos with a conservative viewpoint from vendor PragerU into their classroom materials.

Oklahoma and Montana rapidly followed. New Hampshire in September approved the use of online PragerU videos to satisfy financial literacy requirements in public schools. PragerU and one state education board member announced it was on the approved vendor list in Texas as well, but other state education officials denied it.

The growing movement concerns many researchers and scholars, who say the videos share misinformation and who worry that it may . . .

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