Petition Closed

Update: The bill is dead. Thank you everyone for signing the petition.

http://ncse.com/news/2011/05/florida-antievolution-bill-dies-006666

Please tell FL State Senators to vote against this anti-science education bill. Text of the bill: SB 1854: Required Instruction in the Public Schools Track This Bill GENERAL BILL by Wise Required Instruction in the Public Schools; Requires that the instructional staff of a public school teach a thorough presentation and critical analysis of the scientific theory of evolution and certain governmental, legal, and civic-related principles. Revises the curriculum of the character-development program required for students in kindergarten through grade 12 and requires school districts to annually inform certain personnel of that curriculum, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011

Letter to
Florida State House
Florida State Senate
I am writing to express my position against SB 1854, requiring a so-called "critical analysis" of evolutionary theory in pre K-12 education in Florida. Please vote against this measure should it come to a vote.

Thank you very much.