Call to Action: Common Core

From the State Director of Florida Parents Against Common Core in Central Florida:

Call to action!! In light of the letter that went to Tony Bennett yesterday requesting FL pull out of PARCC testing immediately, we must keep the pressure on by taking these 4 actions-

1. Contact Legislators Gaetz and Weatherford and thank them for taking a stand.
**Senate President Don Gatez District Office (850)897-5747, Tallahassee (850)487-5001. Email at
** Speaker Will Weatherford District Office Phone: (813) 558-5115 Tallahassee
Phone: (850) 717-5038 Email
2. Contact Governor and ask him to listen to legislators. (850) 717-9337
3. Contact Bennett and ask him to listen to legislators. or 850-245-0505
4. Continue attending Common Core meetings in order to voice opinion and educate.


Update: You can also find these people on Facebook and Twitter.




Don Gaetz has not twitter account.

I called the number for Commissioner Bennett but was directed to the Assessments Department. It was explained to me that many people would like to leave a message for the commissioner but there was no way to do so.  So, I will have to write him an email.


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