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Sun-Sentinel
Broward School Board pushes for charter reformsA state lawmaker vowed Tuesday to support legislation that would make it harder
Broward School Board pushes for charter reforms
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
A state lawmaker vowed Tuesday to support legislation that would make it harder for failing charter schools to siphon off public dollars. State Rep. Erik Fresen, R-Miami, who chairs the House Education Appropriations subcommittee, met with Broward... Read more
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Salon.com
The big Jeb Bush charter school lie: How Florida became a cautionary tale for the rest of the countryThis article originally appeared on When people begin a story about how to fix
The big Jeb Bush charter school lie: How Florida became a cautionary tale for the rest of the country
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
This article originally appeared on When people begin a story about how to fix America, they often start with education, and they often start in communities like Liberty City. Liberty City lies to the west of Miami Beach, across the Biscayne Bay and... Read more
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Highlands Today
Teacher bonus plan draws criticismSEBRING — Tying SAT and ACT scores to a teacher bonus plan has no merit whatsoe
Teacher bonus plan draws criticism
Highlands Today / Posted 29 days ago
SEBRING — Tying SAT and ACT scores to a teacher bonus plan has no merit whatsoever, according local and state educators. Through the Florida’s Best and Brightest Teacher Scholarship teachers are eligible for a bonus of up to $10,000 this year if... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Teachers could get bonuses for their own test performancesClose to 200 teachers in Collier County could pocket bonuses from the state for
Teachers could get bonuses for their own test performances
Naples Daily News / Posted a month ago
Close to 200 teachers in Collier County could pocket bonuses from the state for superior test performance — not their students’ results, but their own. Whether they took the ACT or SAT tests a year ago or 30 years ago, Florida teachers evaluated as... Read more

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