Tag: Florida Charter Educational Foundation

Florida schools roundup: H.B. 7069, new rules, charter fees, climate and more

Video rebuttal: Florida House Republicans respond to a threat to sue over H.B. 7069 by releasing a promotional video touting the “schools of hope” provision in the bill, which creates incentives for charter schools to move into areas with persistently low-performing public schools. The video says those opposed to H.B. 7069 don’t want[Read More…]

More charter schools for U.S. military bases?

There’s a noteworthy backdrop behind the tug-of-war over a proposed charter school for MacDill Air Force Base in Florida: The U.S. Department of Defense is re-thinking how its on-base schools serve military families. And charter schools are among the options being considered. As part of an ongoing assessment, the DOD[Read More…]