Photo Credit: https://www.wctv.tv/Office of Governor Ron DeSantis. Governor Ron DeSantis proposed a record $91.4 billion state budget on Monday, November 16th. This would be the new state budget for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. The governor’s budget also includes spending an additional $1 billion on teacher raises. The proposed budget is money that would mostly go
The Florida Department of Education is seeking the public’s input about reforming the “Common Core.”
School Board Members and Administrators Could Look Into Altering Their Existing School Days.
As the school year kicks back up, Florida continues to suffer a major teacher shortage.
Public school students across the state will soon be taking mental health courses as part of a new requirement that Florida’s education leader is calling a “life saver.”
A coalition of more than 30 advocacy groups have penned a letter to Gov. Ron DeSantis urging him to stop the creation of a student database aimed at spotting school shooters.
The Florida Department of Education is taking aim at schools without armed security guards after a survey revealed 200 schools are not complying with state law that mandates the safety measure.
The “Family Empowerment Scholarship,” a topic of heated debated the last few weeks, has been approved by the Florida legislature.
Teachers at almost 400 schools across 40-plus Florida counties participated in “walk-ins” aimed at pressuring lawmakers to increase school funding.
The department launched a standards review portal where anyone with a vested interest in Florida’s public school curriculum can share their thoughts.