education about Christmas and Hanukkah in public schools http://apr.org en Bill Says Schools Can Teach Christmas, Hanukkah http://apr.org/post/bill-says-schools-can-teach-christmas-hanukkah <p></p><p>The Alabama Senate has approved a bill that the sponsor says will keep education about Christmas and Hanukkah in public schools.</p><p>The Senate voted 22-7 Thursday for the bill by Republican Sen. Gerald Allen of Tuscaloosa. His bill now goes to the House for consideration.</p><p>Allen's bill allows schools to educate students about the history of traditional winter celebrations and allows student and staff to exchange traditional greetings.</p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 22:25:49 +0000 The Associated Press 46778 at http://apr.org Bill Says Schools Can Teach Christmas, Hanukkah