State-wide Materials (political activism, false facts, critical race theory, etc)

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District-level Materials

Pinellas County School District

Critical Race Theory in disguise

Pinellas County, FL is teaching CRT but they are calling it Culturally Relevant Teaching. There is a "task force" that has been hand picked and we do not know how, but they are all proponents of BLM and all Democrats. This information was not made public, we did a FOIA request to get the minutes of the meeting and there are none. We then asked the group to make their …

Pinellas County School District

Topic: Cultural Competence

Critical Race Theory Recognizing students’ race as an important sociocultural context to be considered within educational policy and practice requires educators to challenge existing assumptions about race and culture and to accept that racism is entrenched in American history; that social, legal, and economic policies or structures exist that subordinate people of color and privileges whites (Horsford, 2010b). Critical race theory provides a critical analysis of the relationship between policy, …

Palm Beach County School District

Critical Race Theory-White Advantage

It appears that the School District of Palm Beach county is proceeding full speed ahead with the introduction of Critical Race Theory to our children. Furthermore, there is a link in their website to help children and parents understand racism more clearly by accessing the Black Lives Matter website. To my surprise, there are no direct links to assist Asian families, Hispanic families and the like. It is extremely concerning …

Duval County School District

$29k Episcopal School of Jacksonville replaces chapel time with indoctrination -- Where’s the Christianity?

AIR steering committee funded and driven by schools administration and outside consultants All Things Diverse, One Jax, UNF Diversity, Jax Urban League Secretary Tammy Hodo. ESJ has programmed 3 phases to anti- racist indoctrination, started a Black Student Union, LGBTQ club, safe spaces, replaces chapel time often with this agenda, covert due to Covid, parents were unaware except for after the implementation newsletters to parents and hearing from students. $29,000/ …

Duval County School District

Private Bolles School of Jacksonville wants parents to be better white people

-Pictures are from their Instagram account where it talks about being a better white person -DEI program -Trying to get parents to do “non-bias” training. Making students do it.

Duval County School District

The Episcopal School of Jacksonville (ESJ) has staff discuss White Fragility, will consider new hiring based on race

-In January all three campuses participated in training by the Anti-Defamation League. Faculty and staff also discussed White Fragility, and viewed a TED Talk by ESJ Dr. Tammy Hodo. -“In September students received Diversity Education facilitated by Deidre Lane of OneJax. On Election Day students discussed self-care to ensure each member of the community felt safe and heard. Community Norms were reinforced through advisory discussions”. -Will consider new hirings based …

Broward County School District

Learning for Justice Topics and Anti Racism Resources that are taught in the Broward County School Board public school system

See PDF and link I attached. Also they attached this video link on there site: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=katwPTn-nhE Another link: https://www.edweek.org/teaching-learning/opinion-when-history-class-feels-like-propaganda-a-students-perspective/2021/01 https://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/uk/16/08/facing-race Once you get on the Broward Count School Board Site go to ACADEMICS, Then scroll down and you will see Young Voices matter then click on that and you will see everything as well as additional links. I just added a few of the many things they put there. (https://www.browardschools.com/Page/34276 …

Indian River County School District

Diversity and Equity Position

https://www.applitrack.com/indianriver/onlineapp/default.aspx? Description: Knowledge of cultural responsiveness and meeting the needs of an increasingly diverse public school district. Skill in assisting school and district leaders in infusing diversity into the curriculum and enhancing the compositional diversity profile of students, faculty, and staff. Ability to successfully engage with and improve outcomes for diverse communities and student populations. Ability to challenge and influence peers to approach all work with an equity lens. Ability …

Seminole County School District

Lyman and Lake Brantley High Schools offering an elective that promotes "social justice for minorities"

Both curricula offer the following elective, which sounds great until you get to "historical perspectives... social justice for minority populations." This almost certainly means incorporating Critical Social Justice theories. It may seem minor and harmless, but that's always how these things start. *** Peer Inclusion Team (PIT) 1400340 This course is designed to provide reciprocal academic and social benefits to students with disabilities and their peers without disabilities. Students enrolled …

Sarasota County School District

Sarasota hires consultant who says teachers should 'thank' black students for shouting 'this is boring' in class because it is 'cultural'

District hired consultant who began the session by encouraging teachers to potentially shame one another publicly if they saw a colleague being racially insensitive. He used the example of Amy Cooper. He said teachers need to consider whether students’ behavior is cultural, and if so to look for a way to validate and affirm the behavior... he gave the example of a student shouting out “this is boring” in the …