Florida’s economic outlook is not looking too good, according to a new report.
Published on February 24, 2014.
Published on November 1, 2013.
Use this interactive map to find out if your neighborhood school has problems with chronic absenteeism.
Published on October 16, 2013.
The Common Core education standards are prompting consequential and contentious changes in what Florida students read and how books are taught.
Published on September 27, 2013.
By Eric Barton Florida Center for Investigative Reporting It seems common these days to see stories about guns found in schools. It’s so common, in fact, that most of us probably don’t think about just how big of a problem it has become. And that was the impetus to a project by the Miami Herald […]
Published on August 7, 2013.
A new report from USA Today found that virtual school operators are dealing with low enrollment numbers by spending public funds on advertising.
Published on August 2, 2013.
Tony Bennett, Florida’s Education Commissioner, resigned today effective immediately. His resignation follows news this week that he changed his own policies while running Indiana’s schools to accommodate a better grade for a school run by a political donor.
Published on July 30, 2013.
An investigation by the Associated Press found that Tony Bennett, Florida’s Education Commissioner and the former Indiana Schools Superintendent, bent his own rules and changed the school grade for an Indianapolis charter school that was run by a prominent Republican donor.
Published on July 25, 2013.
Ashley Lopez: The Broward School Board unanimously approved another one-year contract with K12, an embattled for-profit operator of online schools, on Tuesday.
Published on June 26, 2013.
Ashley Lopez: A new report from a statewide progressive group details the influence that the corporate-backed American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, has had on Florida’s education policy.
Published on May 12, 2013.
Trevor Aaronson and John O’Connor: The for-profit online educator knew of teacher certification problems in Florida for years.