Tag: Florida superintendents

Florida schools roundup: Math, superintendents, kindergarten and more

Virtual school. The number of students attending virtual schools full-time nearly doubles. WOFL. Charter schools. A Sarasota charter school seeks a new, long-term contract. Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Student health. Vaccination rates vary in Central Florida, potentially leaving some students exposed. Orlando Sentinel. Immunization rates are high in Sarasota. Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Math.[Read More…]

Charter schools, Florida lawmakers and selective scrutiny

I was a news reporter for 20 years. I appreciate what good journalists do. But I’m often perplexed by the selective scrutiny that permeates so much education coverage in Florida, particularly when it comes to school choice issues. The latest example: An “investigation” by an Orlando TV station into the “cozy[Read More…]