Public Asked to Review Tennessee Textbooks

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

The textbooks cover a range of subjects, including the visual arts, music, literature, and the health sciences.

The textbooks are now on display at 10 district collection sites across the state. You can see the books in Nashville, Cookeville, Clarksville and here in Murfreesboro in the Curriculum Library on the campus of Middle Tenessee State University.

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

Public comments have to be in to the State Department of Educaiton by Sept. 5.

Here is a complete list of locations where the textbooks can be reviewed:

Curriculum Library
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN

Library, Acquisitions Dept.
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN

Paul Meek Library
Martin, TN

Technology Enhanced Curriculum Laboratory
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN

Tennessee Tech University, Bartoo Hall
Cookeville, TN

Learning Resources Center
Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, TN

Tennessee State University/College of Education
Nashville, TN

Lupton LibraryUniversity of Tennessee/Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN

Jackson State Community College
Jackson, TN

Learning Resources Center
University of Memphis
Memphis, TN