Statement from Governor Jeb Bush, Founder and Chairman of the Foundation for Florida’s Future, on Florida ranking third in the nation in K-12 education achievement according to Education Week’s Quality Counts 2020.

“Florida’s educators, families and policymakers can be proud of their hard work and perseverance that keeps our state among the nation’s leaders in education achievement and innovation.

“We can be especially proud of the high ranking Florida received in educational equity. Regardless of their background, all children deserve the opportunity to learn, dream and succeed in life—and Florida works hard to ensure they do.

“For more than two decades, Florida policymakers have continually shown that maintaining a focus on strong, student-centered policies provides the best opportunities for each and every child in our great state to pursue a fulfilling and rewarding life and career.”