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Call to Action: Ask Governor Scott to Veto 7069 and Support Public Schools

Governor Rick Scott has a decision to make. Will he veto HB7069, the massive education “train” that seeks to create a separate for-profit charter school network, rolling out the red carpet to out-of-state charter corporations, while simultaneously...
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Who Should Be Held Accountable if Negron and Corcoran’s Secret Education Plans Fail Florida Students?

Education advocates and stakeholders from across Florida¬†are anxiously waiting to see what Senate President Joe Negron and House Speaker Richard Corcoran have privately decided regarding pending education legislation this session. If Speaker Corcoran’s...
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How Florida is Legislating the Complete Elimination of Local Control

I was once advised that when a steamroller is coming, you need to get out of the way. This is the last week of the 2017 legislative session, the steamroller is definitely headed this way and public education is directly in its path. On 5/1/17, Senator...
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