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The Florida Citizens Alliance continues to bombard the Florida legislature with bills that threaten students’, teachers and school administrators’ rights to freedom of expression, to access information and to make curriculum decisions based on educational and pedagogical reasons, rather than the personal opinions of vocal community members.

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Will Florida legislators make it easier to ban books in schools? We’ll soon find out., Tampa Bay Times, 3/18/2019 New bills are making their way through the Florida legislature.

Defending Florida, Millie Davis, Director of NCTE’s Intellectual Freedom Center, discusses the threat groups like Truth in Textbook pose to Florida classrooms. Originally published on 4/4/2018

A Victory! Science Textbook in Clay County Approved Despite Debate Over Evolution 2/2/2018

Book Pulled From Marion County Middle School After Parent Complaint 1/24/2018

A Second Instructional Materials Bill in Florida 1/8/2018

NCAC Protests Ban on ‘Inappropriate’ Books by Florida School Official 10/11/2017

Two Sad Ironies in Florida Passing Its ‘Anti-Science’ Law 7/1/2017

Florida County’s Schools Keep Textbook, Ending Islam Chapter Flap  5/11/2017

 

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