In 2016, State Representative Erik Fresen (who was employed by Civica, an architectural firm that builds charter schools, and whose brother-in-law runs Academica, the state’s largest, for-profit, charter school management company) spearheaded a...Read More
A Change In Definition Of Level 3 WILL Affect Passing Rates And School Grades: Don’t Do It, Florida!
If you are short on time, here is the summary version (complete details follow below): The Foundation for Florida’s Future (FFF) wants to align FSA passing scores to NAEP “proficiency”. NAEP proficiency is a bar set well above grade...Read More
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...Read More