“I’m just so dismayed that that these standards were put into place without any real thought,” Florida State Representative Dianne Hart said.
Hart wants to see Governor DeSantis and Commissioner Diaz make changes. “We want that language taken out,” Hart said.
The Department of Education has defended the standards. 10 Tampa Bay reached out to the Department of Education and the Governor’s office for their response to the letter from the Florida Legislative Black Caucus. Once we get a response, we will update this article.