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U. Minnesota Teacher Ed Scandal Keeps Rippling Through Minnesota—And Beyond

By February 1, 2010

The February 2010 issue of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine features an interview with Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota in which she discusses the teacher education scandal at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, where the Race, Culture, Class, and Gender Task Group proposed an ideological litmus test for future teachers based on a highly politicized notion of "cultural competence." FIRE intervened, and the case made national news before the university's top lawyer finally promised that the university would never screen out prospective students with the "wrong" views...

Schools: University of Minnesota – Twin Cities