PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Students in Texas may no longer be required to learn about Hillary Clinton and Barry Goldwater.READ MORE: Bipartisan Election Bill Introduced In Pennsylvania
They might be taken out of a new social class curriculum based on recommendations that came out this month.
The Texas State Board Of Education says the goal is to have students go deeper into subjects rather than emphasizing memorization.READ MORE: Police Release Video Of Alleged Suspects Wanted For Deadly Beating At Pat's Steaks In South Philadelphia
The remuneration to remove Hillary Clinton and Barry Goldwater was made after volunteers rated historical figures based on their impact and other factors.
The proposal would also eliminate Helen Keller.MORE NEWS: Man Hospitalized After Shooting Inside Concord Mall, Delaware State Police Say
The final vote is for November.