Schools for Equity in Education

Session Daily

House education committee hears Walz policy bill that would bar book bans in Minnesota public schools, libraries

At a time when many states and local school boards are passing laws to restrict students’ access to library books, Minnesota wants to go the opposite direction. Book bans in public and school libraries based on content or ideological objections would be prohibited by HF3782, which contains education policy provisions and technical fixes proposed by Gov. Tim Walz.