Tag: Duval County School District

National tests bring celebrations, and some cautions, for Florida’s urban school districts

We’ve written before about the improving results in Miami-Dade County Public Schools, and the potential for improvement in Duval County. The latest results from the National Assessment of Educational Progress show those positive trends continue. But they also show there’s still work to do. Urban school districts may have shown[Read More…]

Florida roundup: Charter schools, AP, teacher turnover and more

Charter schools. News Service of Florida writes up an administrative law judge’s ruling that a district cannot require charter schools to provide transportation. College credit. Few students receive top scores on Advanced Placement physics exams. Bridge to Tomorrow. More Hillsborough students graduate with International Baccalaureate diplomas. Gradebook. Bright Futures. Should[Read More…]