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Top : Society : Issues : Church-State Relations : Public Schools (14 web sites)
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ADL: Education
Information about Anti-Defamation League programs and initiatives for promoting diversity, combating anti-Semitism, remembering the Holocaust, and other topics in schools.
http://www.adl.org/education/

Abington v. Schempp
Text on the Supreme Court decision on school prayer in 1963, made available by The National Center for Public Policy Research's Constitution and the Courts Archive.
http://www.project21.org/scot63.htm

Alliance for the Separation of School and State
Offers essays and a petition to sign.
http://www.schoolandstate.org/

Can Public Schools Be Religiously Neutral?
Argues that secular humanism is the "religion" currently being taught in public schools, and that the schools should therefore be open to all major religions.
http://www.leaderu.com/humanities/neutral.html

Challenging Religious Education
This site promotes the view that religious education (RE) in schools in England and Wales should encourage pupils to learn a faith as opposed to learn about faiths.
http://www.angelfire.com/pe/pennyt/

Internet Infidels: School Prayer
Collection of articles for and against government led prayer in the public schools.
http://www.infidels.org/library/modern/church-state/prayer.html

National Council on Bible Curriculum in Public Schools
A program to bring a state-certified elective Bible course, "The Bible as History and Literature", into the public high schools in the U.S. Provides streaming video, endorsements, and articles covering historical and legal issues, as well as related links.
http://www.bibleinschools.net/

Pontotoc, Mississippi School Prayer Case
An essay on the North Pontotoc school prayer trial in U.S. District Court, involving a suit brought by Lisa Herdahl of Mississippi against the Pontotoc County School District. Includes judicial decision and links.
http://www.mcsr.olemiss.edu/~mudws/prayer.html

Religion and the Community School
Discusses the experiences of one teacher with the intersection of the community school model with the desire of a community to include Christian teachings in their public school's activities.
http://ozarkhowler.tripod.com/douglassel.html

Religion in U.S. Public Schools
Presents both sides of the issue on religious activities in schools, with essays on current legal decisions.
http://www.religioustolerance.org/ps_pray.htm