Florida’s 2018 School Grades Show Positive Improvement

Today, the Florida Department of Education released A-F grades for the state’s elementary, middle and high schools, which show an increase in the percent of schools earning an A this year. All but one school earning an F last year improved their letter grade, reflecting Florida’s improved statewide assessment results and the state’s stronger focus on college […]

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Florida’s Education Report Card Grades Lawmakers on Student-Centered Policies

Tallahassee, Fla –  Today, the Foundation for Florida’s Future released Florida’s 2018 Education Report Card, which grades legislators on their efforts to improve student learning and access to a quality education in the Sunshine State. “Thanks to the leadership of many legislative champions, countless more Florida students now have access to a quality education that prepares them[…..]

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Statement on Gov. Scott Signing Student-Centered Budget

Tallahassee, Fla – Today, the Foundation for Florida’s Future released the following statement on the signing of Florida’s 2018-19 budget by Governor Rick Scott. “I thank Governor Rick Scott, President Joe Negron, Speaker Richard Corcoran and members of the Florida Legislature for their commitment to prioritizing student safety, empowering families with educational opportunity and continuing vital education[…..]