JEFFERSON CITY — The Senate Education and Workforce Development Committee voted along party lines at a Tuesday hearing to pass bills that would give parents greater involvement in their children’s education.

Senate Bills 4, 42 and 89 prohibit the teaching of critical race theory or similar concepts, require school districts to post curricula on their websites and allow parents to inject themselves into their child’s education in several ways.

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