Tag: Rebecca Cortright

Florida schools roundup: Education budget, charters, civics, DeVos and more

Education budget: Gov. Rick Scott’s $83.5 billion budget includes an expansion of the Bright Futures scholarship program to cover summer classes and a program that recruits, retains and rewards teachers. Scott’s $58 million plan would replace the existing teacher bonuses program. The $24 billion education budget would boost PreK-12 per-student[Read More…]