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Florida roundup: parent trigger, virtual school funding, diploma tracks & more

Parent trigger. The Senate Education Committee will take up parent trigger Monday. Gradebook. Virtual school funding. The News Service of Florida writes up a potentially big funding hit to Florida Virtual School. Charter school funding. The House Choice & Innovation Committee considers legislation to give charters a recurring stream of[Read More…]

Florida roundup: Tutoring oversight, teachers unions, Tony Bennett & more

Tutoring oversight. In the first part of a two-part series on a requirement initially mandated by No Child Left Behind, a  Tampa Bay Times investigation finds at least 36 of 456 tutoring companies in Florida are headed by people with criminal records. In part two, the Times traces last year’s last-minute legislative push to[Read More…]