Jeb Bush

$1 Billion Well Spent? You Decide.

DISCLAIMER: This is not a blog against vouchers. We will not be addressing Gardiner or Mckay scholarships, which provide assistance to students with disabilities. This is not a blog against private religious schools (we have friends whose children are...
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More Research Needed: Does this Study Demonstrate the Positive Effects of a Voucher Program or the Negative Effects of Accountabaloney?

In Florida, public schools are graded, almost entirely based on student standardized test scores, and then either rewarded or punished. Test scores are used to make decisions that professional educators used to make: promotion/retention, remediation and,...
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Question for Florida: What Will You Do To Stop This?

On Thursday, April 12th, the Florida House passed HB5105 which rapidly advances the privatization of Florida’s public schools by allowing outside charter chains to establish networks of schools across the state and requiring schools with persistently...
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