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Florida Mandate for Teaching the African American Experience
1994 Florida Legislature
Section 1003.42(2) (g) Florida Statutes
1003.42 (2) (g) Required instruction:
Members of the instructional staff of the public schools, subject to the rules and regulations of the state board and of the school board, shall teach efficiently and faithfully, using the books and materials required, following the prescribed courses of study, and employing approved methods of instruction the following:
(f) The history of African Americans, including the history of African peoples before the political conflicts that led to the development of slavery, the passage to America, the enslavement experience, abolition, and the contributions of African Americans to Society.