Tag: Roosevelt Miller

Florida schools roundup: Possible suit over law, new laws, funding and more

District may sue over bill: The Broward County School Board is considering suing the Florida Department of Education over H.B. 7069‘s requirements that districts share property tax revenue with charter schools and that districts accept charters – so-called “schools of hope” – into neighborhoods with persistently low-performing schools. “We believe[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Spending on education, its potential impact and more

Education spending: The Senate Appropriations Committee approves a bill that would spread federal Title I funding to more schools, including charters, and give districts less control over the grants. Gradebook. The committee also approves a bill that would automatically put teachers and other public workers into a 401 (k) investment program instead[Read More…]