Texas Second Grader Banned From Reading Bible During Free Reading Time



A Second Grade teacher in a Texas elementary school took away a child’s Bible during free reading time as she was reading it to herself. Just one more totalitarian teacher assuming power based on her own personal beliefs.

The Liberty Institute got involved when the family reached out to them.

A teacher in the Hamilton Elementary in Cypress took a Bible away from a child reading it in her second grade class during independent reading. She allegedly told the girl not to bring the Bible back to school again because it was “inappropriate” reading material. This same school district has “The Hunger Games” on their reading list.

The school library contains copies of the Bible.

The Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District officials said the Bible meets the guidelines for acceptable reading material and will be allowed.

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