The Great Textbook War Curriculum launched on November 17, 2011!

A program was held from 3:30-7:30 at Allen Hall-College of Human Resources and Education of West Virginia University.


For more information and a program of events, please visit the Curriculum Launch page on our wiki site.

Trey Kay wins a Peabody Award for excellence in broadcasting with the Great Textbook War.

For more information, visit West Virginia Public Broadcasting at http://www.wvpubcast.org/newsarticle.aspx?id=14206 for the complete documentary and the exciting news for Trey.


Textbook opponents believed the books were teaching their children to question their authority, traditional values and the existence of God.

Textbook supporters said children needed to be exposed to a wide variety of beliefs and experiences, and taught to make their own decisions.


For questions or concerns about this page or have technical issues, please send an e-mail to Mark Swiger.