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Interim Education Commissioner Pam Stewart
Interim Education Commissioner Pam Stewart

Interim Education Commissioner Pam Stewart

The Florida Board of Education set new standards for students that vary according to race.  Some perceive this as being racist, but Interim Education Commissioner Pam Stewart and Board Members defended the plan.  For up-to-date news accounts of this story, photos and to post a comment, please access the links below:

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10/12/2012 – New Fla. Board of Education’s student standards based on race

10/12/2012 – Florida Department of Education not backing down from student race-based success

10/11/2012 –  Education commissioner speaks out for BOE strategic plan

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