Ron DeSantis administration bans AP Psychology class over LGBTQ+ topics

Posted on AllSides August 4th, 2023
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Florida’s Department of Education (FLDOE) has banned Advanced Placement (AP) Psychology courses from its schools because its lessons on gender identity and sexual orientation violate the state’s “Don’t Say Gay” law that Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed in April. The AP course asks students to “describe how sex and gender influence socialization and other aspects of development,” an element which has been part of the course since it launched 30 years ago, the College Board wrote in a statement. The board oversees the AP program in U.S. high schools. As...

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