Missouri Parents’ Bill of Rights

Source: Show-Me Institute
by Patrick Ishmael

“Too often, local officials have resisted oversight of Missouri public schools and districts. School bureaucrats from across the state have pushed back against Sunshine requests filed by the public, including many from the Show-Me Curricula Project, and now lawsuits are flying. I’ve heard stories from concerned parents and teachers about their treatment by school officials and their fears of persecution for speaking up about controversial issues. This is not how parents and taxpayers should be treated by our public education system. Enough is enough. In an effort to put the power of schooling back in the hands of the public that funds it, today I am introducing the Missouri Parents’ Bill of Rights (MPBR).” (11/16/21)