Tag: John Legg

School choice champion and Florida charter school co-founder announces 2024 run for Pasco County School District superintendent

After several years of serious consideration, John Legg, a former state senator and longtime educator who co-founded one of the first charter schools in the Tampa Bay area, has decided to run for superintendent of the Pasco County School District. “I believe the skillsets I bring are what Pasco County[Read More…]

“We’re not changing the rigor.” In the wake of closures, this school isn’t letting academics slide

Editor’s note: Scroll to the end of this post to watch a portion of Dayspring Academy’s virtual morning assembly, in which assistant principal Jennifer Smith encourages students to “finish this year strong.” PORT RICHEY, Fla. – The new, online, morning assembly at Dayspring Academy began one day last week with[Read More…]