Teacher Fired for Controversial Racial Assignment

A Florida middle school teacher has been fired after giving her middle school students an assignment asking how they would feel around certain racial, religious and other groups of people.


The assignment titled “How Comfortable Am I” was part of a Leader in Me class at Fox Chapel Middle School. WTSP identified the assigning teacher as Daryl Cox.

Questions ask students to rate 1 to 4 how comfortable they are in certain situations, with 1 being “Not Comfortable at All” and 4 being “Completely Comfortable.”

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