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Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Election 2012 Video: State Board of Education (Ken Mercer vs. Rebecca Bell-Metereau vs Mark Loewe)

An absentee State Board of Education District 5 member KEN MERCER took heat form his Democratic and Libertarian opponents for supporting the teaching of Creationism in public schools under the guise of science. REBECCA BELL-METEREAU, a Texas State English professor, and MARK LOEWE, an Austin physicist, disagreed about the use of vouchers and the merits of mobile...

Saturday, October 9th, 2010

Election ’10 Video: State Board of Education District 5 debate (Rebecca Bell Metereau vs. Mark Loewe)

Texas State University professor Rebecca Bell-Metereau of San Marcos is challenging incumbent Ken Mercer for the State Board of Education District 5 seat. Mercer did not show for the San Marcos Area League of Women Voters debate...

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Educators discuss SBOE curriculum proposals

The State Board of Education is considering controversial changes to the curriculum standards for teaching history and social studies in Texas public schools. Among those weighing in are Ken Mercer (R-San Antonio), who is running for re-election...