Magnet Schools

Florida roundup: Charter schools, magnets, superintendents and more

Growth. Could charter schools help Hillsborough school officials deal with an enrollment boom? Tampa Bay Times. Schools of Hope. The state Senate proposes a counter-offer to the House’s ambitious charter school legislation — one that prioritizes traditional schools. Times/Herald. redefinED. Superintendents. Duval County schools chief Nikolai Vitti is chosen to lead[Read More…]

School choice growth accelerates in Florida; 1.6 million students choose

The changes in Florida’s educational landscape show no signs of slowing. On the contrary, more than 1.6 million preK-12 students enrolled in school choice programs during the 2015-16 school year. School choice enrollment increased by more than 74,000 – nearly the same amount as the previous two years combined, according to an analysis[Read More…]