. In Case You Missed It – Florida Rejects Advanced Placement African American Studies Course, Saying It ‘Lacks Educational Value’ « JO LEE MAGAZINE

USA TODAY – The Jan. 12 letter, sent from the Florida Department of Education’s office of articulation to the College Board — the organization that administers the SAT, PSAT and other standardized tests — also says the course “significantly lacks educational value” but does not articulate its objections. “In the future, should (the) College Board be willing to come back to the table with lawful, historically accurate content, FDOE will always be willing to reopen the discussion,” the letter said. Cassie Palelis, press secretary for Florida’s education department, did not immediately respond to a question about which section of Florida law the proposed course was contrary to.

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