Florida Passes Plan For Racially-Based Academic Goals
h/t Gates of Vienna
The Florida State Board of Education passed a plan that sets goals for students in math and reading based upon their race.
On Tuesday, the board passed a revised strategic plan that says that by 2018, it wants 90 percent of Asian students, 88 percent of white students, 81 percent of Hispanics and 74 percent of black students to be reading at or above grade level. For math, the goals are 92 percent of Asian kids to be proficient, whites at 86 percent, Hispanics at 80 percent and blacks at 74 percent.
Do I detect a whiff of a Bell Curve?
Do I detect a whiff of 'be careful' in posting comments -- we don't want to give the you-know-whos an excuse.
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