Florida Blocks African American Studies Program
Summary by Political WireFlorida has blocked the College Board from testing a pilot Advanced Placement African American Studies curriculum in the state saying the curriculum “is inexplicably contrary to Florida law and significantly lacks educational value."
Published 2 months ago · Tallahassee, United States
Florida Gov DeSantis, 2024 US Presidential Elections Favorite, Bans African American Studies from Schools
Florida’s Republican governor Ron DeSantis in a new move has rejected a new advanced placement course in African American studies which was to be taught in high school campuses. DeSantis, according to a report by the Guardian, said that course violates Florida’s state law and does not have educational value
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'Black history is not inferior': Black leaders object to Florida's 'culture war against African Americans'
In a letter to the College Board, Florida said it would turn down a planned AP African American Studies course being piloted around the country.
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