Tag: Dwight Dudley

Top lawmaker on Florida charter school facilities: ‘The system needs reform’

Florida needs to overhaul the way it funds school facilities, and make the system fairer for charter schools, the incoming Speaker of the House said Wednesday. During questions on the state budget, the chamber plunged into a perennial debate over state funding for public school buildings. Democrats like Dwight Dudley,[Read More…]

Florida House could expand access to extra-curricular activities for students in choice programs

The full Florida House is set to vote on a bill that would give private-school, virtual-school and charter-school students more access to extra-curricular activities at nearby public schools. The bipartisan legislation has passed unanimously through three committees, and it seemed to be cruising toward a final vote without controversy.┬áThat changed[Read More…]