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HB5105: Jeb’s Parent Trigger (Minus the Parents) is Back

CALLING ALL PARENT TRIGGER OPPONENTS: CALL THE SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE AND ASK THEM TO VOTE NO ON SB796 WHICH HAS AMENDED TO INCLUDE THE HB5105 “SCHOOL OF HOPE” LANGUAGE. ALSO, CALL YOUR REPRESENTATIVE AND TELL THEM TO VOTE NO ON HB5105....
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Senator Flores, the Foundation, and a Path to Accountabaloney

The 2017 Florida legislative season began with high hopes amongst education advocates. The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Pre-K – 12 Education appeared ready to take real actions regarding the problems with high stakes testing, and other...
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SB926 Proficiency Language Compromise Gives the Foundation for Florida’s Future a Do-Over

Today the Senate Education Committee demonstrated their talents at speed talking as they raced through 21 bills and 3 Senate Confirmations in less then 115 minutes. From the opening statements, citizens were informed that public testimony would be limited...
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