Tag: Volusia County school district

Florida roundup: Superintendents, STEM, school recognition and more

Superintendents. It’s not elected-vs-appointed that matters; it’s the quality of leadership, state Sen. Don Gaetz, R-Niceville, writes in the Pensacola News-Journal.  Palm Beach school board members are incensed that their superintendent is job-hunting in nearby districts. Palm Beach Post.  Duval Superintedent Nikolai Vitti gives the school board his self-evaluation. Florida[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Charter schools, lawsuits, teaching and more

Charter schools. The Duval school board prepares to close a struggling charter school and transfer 70 students. Florida Times-Union. The Bradenton Herald checks in with a high-profile all-boys charter school. Teaching. The Pinellas school district plans to spend $1 million to improve classroom management at struggling elementary schools. Tampa Bay Times. Public[Read More…]