Textbooks and instructional materials, both print and non-print, are selected based upon their quality and educational value, and must contribute to a general sense of the worth of all individuals regardless of sex, race, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, disability, or any other differences which may exist.
The School Code governs the adoption and purchase of textbooks and instructional materials.
LEGAL REF.: 105 ILCS 5/10-20.8 and 5/28-1 et seq.
CROSS REF.: 6:210 (Instructional Materials), 6:260 (Complaints About Curriculum, Instructional Materials, and Programs), 7:10 (Equal Educational Opportunities)
ADOPTED: January 18, 2007