Tag: Shannon Kraeling

Florida schools roundup: Charter schools, legislative goals, Israel criticism and more

Charter schools now top choice: Charter schools are now the most popular school of choice for Florida parents, according to the Florida Department of Education. About 47 percent of Florida preK-12 students, or 1.6 million, attended a choice school during the 2017-2018 school year. Charter schools claimed 292,001 of those,[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Education bills, court effect, security, state rank and more

Education bills: Proposed bills on education issues are starting to stack up for the Legislature, with more than 40 already filed for the legislative session that begins its 60-day session March 5. Among the latest filed are bills that would allow districts to adopt their own academic standards as long as[Read More…]